Surrealism was necessary – essential, even – in the 1920s to bridge the gap

Surrealism was necessary – essential, even – in the 1920s to bridge the gap between rationalism and the subconscious. It started something important. But by the early ’60s, it had become petit-bourgeois; it was too intellectual and romantic, and had ground to a halt. It had become respectable.
– Alejandro Jodorowsky –