’PATAPHYSICS (London Institute of), MODERNISTS (Miscellaneous) THIERI FOULC & PIERRE MAC ORLAN quantity. The Journal of the London Institute of 'Pataphysics • Number 12.5 (Supplement) • Tatane 143 EP (July 2016 vulg.) At around this time, Asger Jorn, a pataphysician and member of the Situationist International, referred to 'pataphysics as a new reli…  She was elected in 2014 to succeed Her Magnificence Lutembi – a crocodile who succeeded Opach, The Baron Mollet and Doctor Sandomir.. The institute also contains a pataphysical museum and archive and organised the Anthony Hancock Paintings and Sculptures exhibition in 2002. Pataphors unsettle this mechanism; they use the facade of metaphorical similarity as a basis for establishing an entirely new range of references and outlandish articulations: a new world in the midst of the old, the novel taking to the streets. , 'Pataphysics is patient; 'Pataphysics is benign; 'Pataphysics envies nothing, is never distracted, never puffed up, it has neither aspirations nor seeks not its own, it is even-tempered, and thinks not evil; it mocks not iniquity: it is enraptured with scientific truth; it supports everything, believes everything, has faith in everything and upholds everything that is. The London Institute of 'Pataphysics was established in September 2000 to promote ‘pataphysics in the English-speaking world.  Pataphors have also been used in literary criticism, and mentioned in Art in America. 20 Ibid.:11. Thus it can present itself under the aspect of a gas, a liquid or a solid. artists books and small press publications.  Some examples are shown below. Musée Patamécanique. Add to cart. , The pataphor has been subject to commercial interpretations, usage in speculative computer applications, applied to highly imaginative problem solving methods and even politics on the international level or theatre The Firesign Theatre (a comedy troupe whose jokes often rely on pataphors). [bgmp-map width=”660″ height=”500″ center=”17 Pitfield st. London N1 6HB” zoom=”12″ type=”terrain”] ), Morton, Donald. The Journal of the London Institute of ’Pataphysics, issue 12, dated February 2016, carries the text of ’Spirit’ Photography, a 1965 booklet that Simeon Edmunds wrote for the SPR. [original research? Bricmont “Jean Baudrillard” in Fashionable Nonsense: But lacking the kind of provocative packaging Atlas in association with The London Institute of Pataphysics has given this version, it made a rather minor impact on me at the time.  as cited in (A humorous allusion to First Corinthians 13 about the virtues of love. ), in the presence of various dignitaries of the Collège de ’Pataphysique, including the Provéditeur-Convecteur, Thieri Foulc, and Stanley Chapman, Regent, and current President of the LIP. 21 Ubu is defined by Baudrillard in this Pataphysics text as “the gaseous and caricatural state…” (page …  The Oulipo began as a subcommittee of the college.. Whereas a metaphor compares a real object or event to a seemingly unrelated subject to emphasize their similarities, the pataphor uses the newly created metaphorical similarity as a reality on which to base itself. At around this time, Asger Jorn, a pataphysician and member of the Situationist International, referred to 'pataphysics as a new religion.. The London Institute of 'Pataphysics. Jarry mandated the inclusion of the apostrophe in the orthography, 'pataphysique and 'pataphysics, "...to avoid a simple pun". The official orchestra of the London Institute of 'Pataphysics is the London Snorkelling Team. In going beyond mere ornamentation of the original idea, the pataphor seeks to describe a new and separate world, in which an idea or aspect has taken on a life of its own..