An imaginary friend is an experience that most children know about. They can be fantastic or realistic creatures, human or animal, objects … They are an expression of creativity, a gym for socialization skills, a stimulus to growth.
Bimba Landmann accompanies us to discover the world of imaginary friends: from the infinite forms they can take to the creative process which leads to their birth, with a real guide on how to find an imaginary friend, feed it and take care of it.
Discover the Museum of Imaginary Friends: children from all over the world will send their imaginary friends, creating a virtual gallery to be visited online. With special online contents, like special sections of the Museum to visit online, additional contents, links to real museums from all over the world, etc. www.museumofimaginaryfriends.com
The imaginary companion is a manifestation of creativity, which, according to the latest research, affects at least 70% of children, half of whom report of long relationships, that last even four or five years. (…) A significant experience for growth, cognitive development and the ability to socialize. (Il bambino e i suoi doppi, Tilde Gianni Gallino, Bollati Boringhieri)