Rahman Hak-Hagir - ICE CREAM - VANILLA (2015)
Live- & Video Performance / HD / 8 Min.
Concept & Art Direction:
Andreas Hartmann (GER)
Rahman Hak-Hagir (AUT)
As integrated into OEDIPUS LOST by OPERA ON THE GO, directed by HELGA UTZ ~
Realisation: Mariam Haas, Rahman Hak-Hagir
Camera & Postproduction: Rahman Hak-Hagir, The Other Society
Link to ICE CREAM (2013) / Orginal Artworks:
RAHMAN HAK-HAGIR (May 15, 1972) is an Austrian-born Vienna-based half-afghan conceptual and performance artist who began his career in 1990. Active for two decades in varied fields of art, his work is recently focussing on the conflicting priorities between individual and social environment. Rahman Hak-Hagir is one of the founding members of the international artist collective „The Other Society“.
Dr. HELGA UTZ (born in east-tyrol, graduated in Salzburg) studied organ in Vienna, together with music education, german language and literature. Utz received her doctorate at the Technical University of Berlin by Carl Dahlhaus about musicology on the musical syntax of Franz Schubert. Helga Utz was opera and concert dramaturgist at the State-Opera in Stuttgart for 16 years, where she especially promoted contemporary music - later she served as senior music dramaturgist at the state-theatre Darmstadt. Next to musicological contributions, she wrote several plays and libretti. 2009 she founded OPER UNTERWEGS (opera on the go). Dr. Helga Utz lives and works in Vienna / Austria.
MARIAM HAAS (born 4.4.1988 in Stuttgart) is a germany-milan based Stage- and Costume Designer and also works as conceptual installation- and performance artist. Mariam Haas is a member of the international artist collective known as „The Other Society“.