Evguenie Sokolov is a novel about an artist who uses his intestinal gases as the medium for his scandalous artwork. Gainsbourg is both the best and the worst. Serge Gainsbourg’s sole foray into fiction, Evguenie Sokolov describes an artist who uses his intestinal gases as the medium for his scandalous artwork. Results 1 – 30 of 54 Evguénie Sokolov by Serge Gainsbourg and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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And I have to say that I was, at times, disconcerted by the unjustified type.
Jan 30, melanie berlin rated it really liked it. The existential gesture of Abstract Expressionism is replaced by noxious air, the spirit of Duchamp’s famous Fountain becomes a gaseous muse, and Pop Art is propelled by the same repetitive anal spurts.
Evguenie Sokolov – Serge Gainsbourg – Google Books
Antoine rated it really liked it Aug 07, Published by TamTam Books. Great joke, but great art?
Hidden deep within this fragile, shy and aggressive man lies the soul of a poet craving tenderness, truth and integrity. A couple of points to, uh, poo poo. The concept of the book is great.
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A curious editorial choice, but I’m sure Tosh has his reasons. Gainsbourg is both the best and the worst, yin Tragedy, art especially artfame, sex, love Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Cyril Groisard rated it really liked it May 06, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
I am normally put off by “bathroom humor”, written or spoken, and if Sokoliv didn’t already know and love Gainsbourg before reading his efguenie, I don’t know how I’d’ve received it.
Refresh and try again. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. He farts at the worst times – and basically he consistently farts.
Extirpando la forma, resulta que el fondo de Evgenie Sokolov tampoco es t Mi problema con Evgenie Sokolov no es que lo haya encontrado “un mal libro”. Roux Jane Birkin Jet-Man Lemon Incest lying Marseillaise masters Mazeppa ment Mick Harvey Moscow movement Museum Nazism night notebook odors oscillometric seat pain painting Peritoneum pestilential Pigalle play poet record reggae released rock and roll secret sepia Serge Gainsbourg sheets silence singing sive sketches smells sometimes song soon sound soundtrack Stolfzer sold studies swimming pool tion tled unmoved valet Whitney Houston yellow star.
He takes what is evuenie a socially debilitating condition and uses it to his own advantage by producing art works that record the way in which his farts drive his hand across the various surfaces on which he chooses to record the gaseous spasms of his bowel tract.
No es en tanto una autobiografia al uso, ni se le asemeja dado el contenido prima de la obra. Selected pages Evghenie Page. A question for future research, perhaps. Extirpando la forma, resulta que el fondo de Evgenie Sokolov tampoco es tan interesante. Where does one start with Gainsbourg It is unsettling to think that both he and Howard Stern had the idea for a farting superhero.
Jun 15, Tosh rated it it was amazing. Arielle rated it really liked it Jan egguenie, Open Preview See a Problem? Paperback84 pages. Serge manages to bring together the two great defining cultural obsessions of the 5th Republic [on the assumption that Paris is now a semi-enthusiastic sector of la banlieue-Bruxelleoise]: Mar 10, Michael rated it liked it.
Ok, I published this. This is the one and only novel by the 20th century provocateur of French pop music and film – the legendary Serge Gainsbourg. Today, it writhes in a perpetual adolescence. It is like his songs and his persona. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Evguenie Sokolov: A Parabolic Tale by Serge Gainsbourg – FictionDB
Illustrations by Norman Little. Gives the expression “artsy fartsy” a new depth of meaning.
Joseph rocks more than you rated it it was amazing Jul 26, We all do it yes, even you. Want to Read saving…. I doubt he read it in the original.