‘are all cliches true? 02’, 2007 & ‘are all cliches true? 05’, 2007

amsterdam based artist melanie bonajo has stated that she uses photography as a means for recording her thoughts. her pictures clearly exemplify this attitude. she works by setting up surreal scenes which she then photographs. the subject matter of her works is continually evolving as well. bonajo’s work is filled with both humour and melancholy, but always aims to provoke the viewer.

melanie bonajo at fette’s gallery

melanie bonajo ‘are all cliches true 03’, 2007

melanie bonajo ‘the rabbit inside the cave’, 2002

melanie bonajo ‘bears’, 2002

melanie bonajo ‘waiting for something beautiful to happen’, 2002