Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Faster access than browser!

Exquisite corpse

Index Exquisite corpse

Exquisite corpse, also known as exquisite cadaver (from the original French term), is a method by which a collection of words or images is collectively assembled. [1]

58 relations: Adjective, Adverb, Alexander Cozens, André Breton, Andrei Codrescu, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Art Spiegelman, Bauhaus (band), BBC, Benjamin Péret, Breaking Boredom Project, Brion Gysin, British Council, Carl Hiaasen, Chinese whispers, Collage, Comic jam, Consequences (game), Cut-up technique, Dave Barry, Drawing, George Watsky, Georges Hugnet, Hedwig and the Angry Inch (musical), Henry Miller, Jacques Prévert, Joan Miró, Library of Congress, Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Max Morise, Mysterious Object at Noon, Naked Came the Manatee, National Puzzlers' League, Noun, Nusch Éluard, Parlour game, Paul Éluard, Photoshop contest, Pierre Reverdy, Redstone Press, René Char, Rick and Morty, Robert Sikoryak, Round-robin story, Run the Jewels, Run the Jewels 3, Surrealism, Tattoo, The Exquisite Corpse Project, ..., The Independent, The Narrative Corpse, The Sky's Gone Out, Tristan Tzara, Verb, Warpaint (band), William S. Burroughs, Yves Tanguy. Expand index (8 more) »


In linguistics, an adjective (abbreviated) is a describing word, the main syntactic role of which is to qualify a noun or noun phrase, giving more information about the object signified.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Adjective · See more »


An adverb is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, another adverb, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Adverb · See more »

Alexander Cozens

Alexander Cozens (1717–1786) was a British landscape painter in watercolours, born in Russia.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Alexander Cozens · See more »

André Breton

André Breton (18 February 1896 – 28 September 1966) was a French writer, poet, and anti-fascist.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and André Breton · See more »

Andrei Codrescu

Andrei Codrescu (born December 20, 1946) is a Romanian-American poet, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and commentator for National Public Radio.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Andrei Codrescu · See more »

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Apichatpong "Joe" Weerasethakul (อภิชาติพงศ์ วีระเศรษฐกุล;; IPA:; born July 16, 1970) is a Thai independent film director, screenwriter, and film producer.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Apichatpong Weerasethakul · See more »

Art Spiegelman

Art Spiegelman (born Itzhak Avraham ben Zeev on February 15, 1948) is an American cartoonist, editor, and comics advocate best known for his graphic novel Maus.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Art Spiegelman · See more »

Bauhaus (band)

Bauhaus were an English post-punk band, formed in Northampton, England in 1978.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Bauhaus (band) · See more »


The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and BBC · See more »

Benjamin Péret

Benjamin Péret (4 July 1899 – 18 September 1959) was a French poet, Parisian Dadaist and a founder and central member of the French Surrealist movement with his avid use of Surrealist automatism.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Benjamin Péret · See more »

Breaking Boredom Project

An artistic project curated by Ahmed Foula in Cairo, 2008.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Breaking Boredom Project · See more »

Brion Gysin

Brion Gysin (19 January 1916 – 13 July 1986) was a painter, writer, sound poet, and performance artist born in Taplow, Buckinghamshire.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Brion Gysin · See more »

British Council

The British Council is a British organisation specialising in international cultural and educational opportunities.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and British Council · See more »

Carl Hiaasen

Carl Hiaasen (born March 12, 1953) is an American writer.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Carl Hiaasen · See more »

Chinese whispers

Chinese whispers is the British term for the game known as telephone in the United States and other Anglophone countries.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Chinese whispers · See more »


Collage (from the coller., "to glue") is a technique of an art production, primarily used in the visual arts, where the artwork is made from an assemblage of different forms, thus creating a new whole.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Collage · See more »

Comic jam

A comic jam is a creative process where one or more comics artists collaborates on drawing or painting one single comic.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Comic jam · See more »

Consequences (game)

Consequences is an old parlour game in a similar vein to the Surrealist game exquisite corpse and Mad Libs.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Consequences (game) · See more »

Cut-up technique

The cut-up technique (or découpé in French) is an aleatory literary technique in which a written text is cut up and rearranged to create a new text.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Cut-up technique · See more »

Dave Barry

David McAlister Barry (born July 3, 1947) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American author and columnist who wrote a nationally syndicated humor column for the Miami Herald from 1983 to 2005.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Dave Barry · See more »


Drawing is a form of visual art in which a person uses various drawing instruments to mark paper or another two-dimensional medium.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Drawing · See more »

George Watsky

George Virden Watsky (born September 15, 1986), known professionally as Watsky, is an American hip hop artist, author, and poet from San Francisco, California.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and George Watsky · See more »

Georges Hugnet

Georges Hugnet (11 July 1906 – 26 June 1974), was a French graphic artist.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Georges Hugnet · See more »

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (musical)

Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a rock musical about a fictional rock and roll band fronted by a transgender East German singer, Hedwig Robinson.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Hedwig and the Angry Inch (musical) · See more »

Henry Miller

Henry Valentine Miller (December 26, 1891 – June 7, 1980) was an American writer, expatriated in Paris at his flourishing.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Henry Miller · See more »

Jacques Prévert

Jacques Prévert (4 February 190011 April 1977) was a French poet and screenwriter.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Jacques Prévert · See more »

Joan Miró

Joan Miró i Ferrà (20 April 1893 – 25 December 1983) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Joan Miró · See more »

Library of Congress

The Library of Congress (LOC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Library of Congress · See more »

Man Ray

Man Ray (born Emmanuel Radnitzky; August 27, 1890 – November 18, 1976) was an American visual artist who spent most of his career in France.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Man Ray · See more »

Marcel Duchamp

Henri-Robert-Marcel Duchamp (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968) was a French-American painter, sculptor, chess player and writer whose work is associated with Cubism, conceptual art, and Dada, although he was careful about his use of the term Dada and was not directly associated with Dada groups.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Marcel Duchamp · See more »

Max Morise

Max Morise (1900-1973) was a French artist, writer and actor, associated with the Surrealist movement in Paris from 1924 to 1929.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Max Morise · See more »

Mysterious Object at Noon

Mysterious Object at Noon (ดอกฟ้าในมือมาร, or Dokfa nai meuman, literally Dokfa in the Devil's Hand)Stephens, Chuck.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Mysterious Object at Noon · See more »

Naked Came the Manatee

Naked Came the Manatee is a mystery thriller parody novel published in 1996.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Naked Came the Manatee · See more »

National Puzzlers' League

The National Puzzlers' League (NPL) is a nonprofit organization focused on puzzling, primarily in the realm of word play and word games.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and National Puzzlers' League · See more »


A noun (from Latin nōmen, literally meaning "name") is a word that functions as the name of some specific thing or set of things, such as living creatures, objects, places, actions, qualities, states of existence, or ideas.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Noun · See more »

Nusch Éluard

Nusch Éluard (born Maria Benz; June 21, 1906 – November 28, 1946) was a French performer, model and surrealist artist.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Nusch Éluard · See more »

Parlour game

A parlour or parlor game is a group game played indoors.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Parlour game · See more »

Paul Éluard

Paul Éluard, born Eugène Émile Paul Grindel (14 December 1895 – 18 November 1952), was a French poet and one of the founders of the surrealist movement.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Paul Éluard · See more »

Photoshop contest

A Photoshop contest, or sometimes Photoshop battle, is an online game, in which a website or user of an Internet forum will post a starting image — usually a photograph — and ask others to manipulate the image using some kind of graphics editing software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Corel Photo-Paint, The GIMP, PaintShop Pro, Paint.NET or Microsoft Paint.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Photoshop contest · See more »

Pierre Reverdy

Pierre Reverdy (13 September 1889 – 17 June 1960) was a French poet whose works were inspired by and subsequently proceeded to influence the provocative art movements of the day, Surrealism, Dadaism and Cubism.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Pierre Reverdy · See more »

Redstone Press

Redstone Press is a London-based art book publisher that was founded in 1986 by Julian Rothenstein, the son of English portrait painter Duffy Ayers and her first husband, the painter and printmaker Michael Rothenstein.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Redstone Press · See more »

René Char

René Char (14 June 1907 – 19 February 1988) was a 20th-century French poet and member of the French Resistance.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and René Char · See more »

Rick and Morty

Rick and Morty is an American adult animated science fiction adventure comedy series created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon for Cartoon Network's late-night programming block Adult Swim.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Rick and Morty · See more »

Robert Sikoryak

Robert Sikoryak (born 1964) is an American artist whose work is usually signed R. Sikoryak.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Robert Sikoryak · See more »

Round-robin story

A round-robin story, or simply "round robin," is a type of collaborative fiction or storytelling in which a number of authors write chapters of a novel or pieces of a story, in rounds.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Round-robin story · See more »

Run the Jewels

Run the Jewels, also known by the initialism RTJ, is an American hip hop duo consisting of rapper/producer El-P and rapper Killer Mike.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Run the Jewels · See more »

Run the Jewels 3

Run the Jewels 3 is the third studio album by American hip hop duo Run the Jewels, which consists of rappers El-P and Killer Mike.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Run the Jewels 3 · See more »


Surrealism is a cultural movement that began in the early 1920s, and is best known for its visual artworks and writings.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Surrealism · See more »


A tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes and pigments, either indelible or temporary, into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Tattoo · See more »

The Exquisite Corpse Project

The Exquisite Corpse Project is a 2012 crossover comedy/documentary from director Ben Popik and the comedy group Olde English.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and The Exquisite Corpse Project · See more »

The Independent

The Independent is a British online newspaper.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and The Independent · See more »

The Narrative Corpse

The Narrative Corpse is a chain story, or comic jam, by 69 all-star cartoonists based on Le Cadavre Exquis (see Exquisite corpse), a popular game played by André Breton and his Surrealist friends to break free from the constraints of rational thought.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and The Narrative Corpse · See more »

The Sky's Gone Out

The Sky's Gone Out is the third studio album by English gothic rock band Bauhaus, released in 1982 by record label Beggars Banquet.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and The Sky's Gone Out · See more »

Tristan Tzara

Tristan Tzara (born Samuel or Samy Rosenstock, also known as S. Samyro; – 25 December 1963) was a Romanian and French avant-garde poet, essayist and performance artist.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Tristan Tzara · See more »


A verb, from the Latin verbum meaning word, is a word (part of speech) that in syntax conveys an action (bring, read, walk, run, learn), an occurrence (happen, become), or a state of being (be, exist, stand).

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Verb · See more »

Warpaint (band)

Warpaint is an American indie rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 2004.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Warpaint (band) · See more »

William S. Burroughs

William Seward Burroughs II (February 5, 1914 – August 2, 1997) was an American writer and visual artist.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and William S. Burroughs · See more »

Yves Tanguy

Raymond Georges Yves Tanguy (January 5, 1900 – January 15, 1955), known as Yves Tanguy, was a French surrealist painter.

New!!: Exquisite corpse and Yves Tanguy · See more »

Redirects here:

Cadavre exquis, Cadavres exquis, Exquisite Corpse, Exquisite cadaver, Exquisite corpse wang-dang-doodle, Picture consequences, The Exquisite Corpse's Wang Dang Doodle.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exquisite_corpse

Hey! We are on Facebook now! »