Dutch National Opera presents De Madrigalen. Exhibition by Mick La Rock, Raquel Haver, Auke Vanderhoek, Loidys Carnero.

DUTCH NATIONAL OPERA AND BALLET presents De Madrigalen.

In spring 2017 4 upcoming artists of the Amsterdam South East region were invited by the committee of the Dutch National Opera and Ballet to show their work during the enactment of Madrigals.

For this 2017 version of Monteverdi's opera The National Opera & Ballet's decor-and-costume atelier functioned as stage. Two halls were refurbished for the enactment and lobby. Aileen had the privilege to finish her large piece at location.

Participating artists:

Mick la Rock – visual artist / muralist

Auke Vanderhoek - photographer

Loidys Carnero – furniture designer / visual artist

Raquel van Haver  – visual artist / painter

 

Special delivery at the studio.

Special delivery at the studio.

At the decor studio.

At the decor studio.

At the National Opera & Ballet's decor studio. An artist's heaven.

At the National Opera & Ballet's decor studio. An artist's heaven.

Painting the work outside of the National Opera's decor studio: the spray paint fumes were too heavy for indoor use.

Painting the work outside of the National Opera's decor studio: the spray paint fumes were too heavy for indoor use.

Props to the prop builders.

Props to the prop builders.

Olafur. 2017 Spraypaint and acrylics on wood. 366x244cm.

Olafur. 2017

Spraypaint and acrylics on wood. 366x244cm.

Left: Memory Garage. series of 4. 2016-'17. Spraypaint and acrylics on canvas. 100x100cm. Right: No title. 2014. Spraypaint on canvas. 200x200cm.

Left: Memory Garage. series of 4. 2016-'17. Spraypaint and acrylics on canvas. 100x100cm.

Right: No title. 2014. Spraypaint on canvas. 200x200cm.