Category
Oil paintings

LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS 2017

Oil, charcoal, and sand on canvas, 75 x 135 cm

 

“LE SACRE DE PRINTEMPS” – Cacophony. The work of a madman. A thing created by idiots. Igor Stravinsky had to endure such abuse for “Le sacre du printemps” at its world premiere in 1913. In summer 2016, Wolfgang Beltracchi was able to take part in the dress rehearsal of the performance by the Wupperthaler Tanztheater with choreography by Pina Bausch. The sounds of the Orchetre Les Siècles on the warm June night in