Bertien van Manen: "Paris Alice in Wonderland"

"The strange, irreal effect of combining photos with objects for me is a picture of the irreallity of the world we live in. The alterations of political situations, the restlessness caused by the current threats and changes, war, migration, terrorism but also consumption, TV, Internet, the speed of life, all these things make people forget who they are. And they make them cherish their family-photos..."