The series “Arrested Adolescence” is a close-up examination of the complex psychological stages of development during adolescent years and their stagnation. It holds the aftermath of emotional trauma as a centerpiece in the coming-of-age theme.
With the inspiration rooted in personally having grown up in a broken home Kevin Ramolla tries to visualize the interrupted emotional development of an adolescent. In this series the inner feeling of being stuck and not being able to progress is exhibited.
Dominant visual influences lay mainly in the retrieval of surreal, narrative images originating
from a collective of personal dreams and subconscious elements connected to this subject.