The Pantagruel Syndrome: T1 Turin Triennial Threemuseums

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The Pantagruel Syndrome: T1 Turin Triennial Threemuseums - Bonami, Francesco (Editor), and Christov-Bakargiev, Carolyn (Editor)

The title of the catalogue takes its inspiration from the French writer Francois Rabelais' character Pantagruel, the grotesque protagonist at the limits of absurdity. Here Pantagruel is a metaphor for contemporary society--characterized by a tension toward change and a healthy desire for knowledge, on the one hand, and fragility and fear on the ...

The Pantagruel Syndrome: T1 Turin Triennial Threemuseums 2006, Skira - Berenice

ISBN-13: 9788876246319

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