Happy Kids

Remember when you were a kid?
Just a happy kid.
Like the girls in this book.
Oh, time flies. 

But why don’t they smile?
They are all dressed up.
Perfect pictures.
Oh, time lies. 

This book is a representation of the work of Neil De Westelinck as a large format analogue photographer. He made a great number of portraits of girls at peculiar locations. Although often well-dressed in elegant and particularly colorful outfits, they show an apathy and disconnect from their environment.  


The result is a comfortably sized hardcover book with pink details all over. Pink linnen with pink hotfoil, pink binding thread, a pink headband and pink typography. 

©  Tina De Souter 2020