Behind the Scenes with Jean-Paul Goude

"Everything here is manipulated. There's not one image that's not manipulated," says controversial visual artist Jean-Paul Goude about his new show, "So Far So Goude," organized by Tod's in Milan. Go behind the scenes, here.

Released on 4/30/2016

Credits

Starring: Jean-Paul Goude
Featuring: Grace Jones

Transcript

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[Jean-Paul] I'm a graphic artist.
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That's what I am.
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That's why I use film and photography.
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I'm an artist.
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It all starts with drawing.
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I'm obsessed by proportions.
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And I've done that all my life to myself.
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Cutting up pictures,
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doing sculptures that idealize people or change them,
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and everything here is manipulated.
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There's not one image that's not manipulated.
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So far, so good is an American expression.
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I've gone So Far
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So Goude
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and it's exactly what happened to me.
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It means the story is not finished.
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