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The photographs of Chema Madoz, born in Madrid in 1958, subtly and ironically show paradoxical worlds of everyday objects. Ordinary objects that Madoz builds himself are placed in a new visual context in the environment of his studio. They are given a new meaning beyond their original function through playful interaction with other objects. What matters now is no longer their use or purpose. …

The photographs of Chema Madoz, born in Madrid in 1958, subtly and ironically show paradoxical worlds of everyday objects. Ordinary objects that Madoz builds himself are placed in a new visual context in the environment of his studio. They are given a new meaning beyond their original function through playful interaction with other objects. What matters now is no longer their use or purpose. Rather, the objects are created solely in order to be photographed as assembled, partly surreal constructions. What is special about this is that the manipulation of the image worlds takes place on an …

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