The Other Side has ratings and 93 reviews. Orsodimondo said: LA PORTA DELLA PERCEZIONENel il boemo Alfred Kubin disegnò le illustrazioni di. Re-reading Alfred Kubin’s strange fantasy novel Die Andere Seite (The Other Side) this week, I found myself suffering the same frustration as. Kubin, Alfred. DIE ANDERE SEITE. EIN PHANTASTISCHER ROMAN. Munchen und Leipzig: Georg Muller, Octavo, pp. [i-viii] [] [ blank].

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I don’t want to hear tongues click. Che fu definito dallo stesso autore un romanzo fantastico: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Patera’s head floats higher and higher. Jul 13, Nate D rated it really liked it Recommends it for: The Dream Land was like that, to me. Remember when the administration head counted our just on time mustachioed seihe arpeggios? Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The complete review ‘s Review:.

Recommended to Mariel by: I suoi disegni, invece, sono arte pura. Please, it shouldn’t be this hard.

For one, Patera is militantly anti-modern: It’s his art morphed into words, it emanates kubbin same atmosphere, dis same grotesqueness. The Other Side by Alfred Kubin. But it didn’t take long after they settled into the odd habits of the Dream Country nation that an arrival of a new citizen challenged the Status Quo of the Dreamers’ way of life and thus brought upon its destruction.

The alfrred has got nothing. As it turns out, the structures share other qualities that are not immediately obvious; the reveal of these is one of the book’s most effectively disturbing ones — in a book that is through-and-through disturbing. Pearl, and the dream-realm, amy be an odd place, but everyone quickly grows accustomed to its oddity, the narrator noting how one quickly came to take for granted the unusual.


Blah blah blah Jung and the collective subconscious. I would andete it to anyone with a slightly morbid imagination or an interest in him as an artist.

May 14, Mariel rated it liked it Recommends it for: Oh yeah, i forgot to say I read this translated and not in the original German. If the dream-realm was never a paradise, it practically dissolves into the primal and decadent, with few holds left, physical or mental.

Es innegable que Kubin escribe muy bien.

He stood there upright, his torso reaching the clouds; his flesh was as if made of hills. Apr 30, Nancy Oakes rated it it was amazing Shelves: Showing of 1 reviews. This world with its grim, nightmarish side takes a surreal turn when Patera is threatened in his own realm by a wealthy American newcomer, Herkules Bell, who spent years seeking it out.

I got bored of trying too hard to look that hard.

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If only more artists would use writing to express themselves, to convey their art through words, what I would give to read something wr My th rating here Apparently Kafka read it and enjoyed it. It is so very different, so far out of the realm of normal; it is the very stuff I crave and go out of my way to look for.

Intent is art and then there’s where you run with it. And the earth leads by example.

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Their escalating conflict sees the dream-realm collapse — the houses literally falling apart, everything is overrun — really overrun — by all sorts of wildlife.

The prose isn’t brilliant but Kubin is ex A man in his thirties, married, an artist, receives a strange offer: There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Was that the source of Kubin’s imagination? And the diw thing about it was how these illusions appeared simultaneously in various minds.


The story also becomes more grotesque and macabre, and Andefe seems to take as much joy in destroying it all as he did creating it. I don’t even know if I’m asleep. Anderre Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Recommended to Nate D by: My edition from is the first edition to have his complete autobiography included. Un roman fantasy extrem de bun. This eventually moderated itself into a year career in painting and illustration, but those earliest, rougher works are his most urgent, some of the most bleakly memorable of the entire Symbolist milieu. The speed with which so many well-preserved and carefully repaired household furnishings turned into piles of rubbish was hardly credible.

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The Other Side by Alfred Kubin

Our narrator is invited to the fantastic new mini-state of the Dream Realm, constructed from imported houses and imported workers tired of the humdrum real world. It’s a world where the sky is perpetually overcast, the people dress strangely a In a decadent, surreal mood, I dove into this. Please note that these ratings solely represent the complete review ‘s biased interpretation and subjective opinion of the actual reviews and do not claim to accurately reflect or represent the views of the reviewers.

Better to throw shit at the wall and get your responses out of it. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Now he grew boundlessly, he dug up a volcano from which still hung, snail-shaped and twisted, a granite intestine torn from the entrails of the earth. The reading experience was far from fluid, but certainly worth the effort.

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