ROSAS
Opera in 3 Acts
2012

Rosas is an Opera for the screen in three Acts made by 20.000 participants: Perfect Lives, The Attic and Public Opinion Descends upon the Demonstrators, respectively produced in Berlin (D), Derby (UK) and Madrid (E). Working with local associations, schools, individuals and self-organized groups, professionals and amateurs, who contributed to every step of its production, from writing the original Libretto to directing the final film. The trilogy is made in German, English, Spanish, and British and Spanish Sign Languages. The artist left sets and technical equipment at the disposal of the local communities, encouraging further spontaneous contributions.

Produced by Kunstlerhaus Bethanien (Berlin, D), QUAD (Derby, UK) and Matadero (Madrid, E)

Photo by Renato Ghiazza
Inst.view at Castello di Rivoli, IT: Photo by Renato Ghiazza

Photo by Gunnar Meier
Inst.view at Kunst Halle, S. Gallen: Photo by Gunnar Meier

Photo by Gunnar Meier
Inst.view at Kunst Halle, S. Gallen: Photo by Gunnar Meier

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Perfect Lives, Berlin: Production photo

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The Attic, Derby: Production photo

Demonstrator, Madrid Production ph.
Public Opinion Descends upon the : Demonstrator, Madrid Production ph.

Production photo
The Attic, Derby: Production photo

Production photo
The Attic, Derby: Production photo

Production photo
The Attic, Derby: Production photo

Production photo
The Attic, Derby: Production photo