Posts Tagged: Jacques Vaché

Dying alone is so boring

Jacques Vaché, Surrealist avant la lettre, checked out 100 years ago today

Dying alone is so boring

Jacques Vaché, Surrealist avant la lettre, checked out 100 years ago today

Vaché’s epiphany

It’s unclear if death was the destination when Jacques Vaché took to a Nantes hotel room to smoke and ingest opium in 1919 with four companions (one of whom also died). Certainly Vaché’s disdainful detachment from everyone and everything made self-destruction a plausible possibility

Vaché’s epiphany

It’s unclear if death was the destination when Jacques Vaché took to a Nantes hotel room to smoke and ingest opium in 1919 with four companions (one of whom also died). Certainly Vaché’s disdainful detachment from everyone and everything made self-destruction a plausible possibility