‘All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.’ – Pablo Picasso
In 2009 Ericailcane’s parents surprised him by giving him his own early childhood drawings, which they had kept safe for him for nearly 25 years. The book Potente di Fuoco shows these illustrations from 1985 side by side with his present-day reinterpretations. It is fascinating to see how a surrealistic artist came forth from an imaginative child that interpreted the world in a figurative way.
Read more about it over at FoundbyJames.com
(Thank you James. Your postcard submission made me look, and your site is fantastic! Thank you!)