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ars combinatoria

The work of Spanish photographer Chema Madoz has been described as visual poetry. Full of wit and wonder, it seems to follow Lewis Carroll's advice of looking at the world "with a sort of mental squint". The current exhibition at the Nederlands Fotomuseum, 'Ars Combinatoria', shows his unique style, halfway between sculpture and photography, of subtle and treacherously simple manipulations of everyday objects.

Chema Madoz - 1

Chema Madoz - 2

Chema Madoz - 3

More photos on the artist's website, and many more out there.


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