"Ab ovo" - 2001

"Ab-Ovo" is a painter-sculpture removed from the eponymous series that re iconography egg as a symbol of life and renewal, as well as faith, nourishment and resurrection.

True to his poetic reworking of Neapolitan symbols, Esposito seems to recall in his work of the famous legend that he wants guarded, even today, in Castel dell 'Ovo, the magic egg Virgil hid to protect the city of Naples.