Götterdämmerung. Previously: Siegfried (2016), Die Walküre (2015), Das Rheingold (2014).
About the Artist:
Franc Aleu’s projection designs have been seen at HGO in Das Rheingold (2014), Die Walküre (2015), and Siegfried (2016). He recently won the Catalonian government’s prestigious National Culture Award in the audiovisual category. He has worked in theaters and opera houses all over the world, including the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, La Scala in Milan, La Monnaie in Brussels, Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, Maggio Musicale in Florence, and Vienna Pocket Opera, among others. Outside the performing arts, he has created visual projections on façades of landmark buildings such as Barcelona’s City Hall and the Catalan Parliament, and he works in advertising, design, conceptualization, and direction of all kinds of events. He has created architectural designs for exhibition pavilions such as the Expo Zaragoza 2008. A recent highlight was directing El somni, the first gastronomic multisensory opera in collaboration with the Roca brothers, whose restaurant El Celler de Can Roca, in Girona, Spain, has been named the world’s best. Aleu gives master classes and lectures in major European cultural centers such as Milan, Cologne, Prague, Barcelona, and other cities.