The Wild Garden of Childhood

“Everything is ceremony in the wild garden of childhood.”
– Pablo Neruda

Mizoram, India
Dallas, Texas, USA

“The soul is healed by being with children.”
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Rajasthan, India
Northern Mongolia

Wales, United Kingdom

Lhasa, Tibet

“Children at play are not playing about.
Their games should be seen as their most
serious-minded activity.”
– Michel de Montaigne

Angor Wat, Cambodia

“In the eyes of a child there is joy, there is laughter.
There is hope, there is trust, a chance to shape the future.”
– Graham Russell

New York, NY, USA
Sulu Sea, Philippines

“We find delight in the beauty and happiness of
children that makes the heart too big for the body.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Children are the world’s most valuable resources and it’s best hope for the future.”
– John F. Kennedy


“What was wonderful about childhood is that anything in it was a wonder. It was not merely a world of miracles;
it was a miraculous world.”
– G.K. Chesterton 

Belo Sur Mer, Madagascar

Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Please check out this virtual walk-through of
my new exhibition at Polka Galerie

For more going on at Steve McCurry Studios, please click here.