What do artists read? The following artists share their favourite books.
I don't have a favourite book but I do read.
This is impossible to answer… but let's say Chris Ware: Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth.
My favorite book is a children’s book that I actually reread a few years ago when I bought it again to read parts to my youngest niece: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain
Marcel van Eeden
Gerrit Achterberg, Ode aan Den Haag, De ballade van de gasfitter, Spel van de wilde jacht.
The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks
Boris Vian, J 'irai cracher sur vos tombes (Ik zal op jullie graf spugen/I Shall Spit on Your Graves).
How to Make Love Like a Pornostar by Jenna Jameson.
La Dislocation, Benoit Goetz.
Everything from Georges Perec.
The Order of Things, Michel Foucault and The Savage Detectives by Roberto Bolano.
The telephone book.
The dictionary, it is the one I keep going back to.
The Adventures of the Black Hand Gang by Hans Jurgen Press.