Erik Satie e la Parigi del suo tempo

Tra lezione, conferenza e spettacolo, ideato da Toccacielo per parlare della vita e delle opere di Erik Satie, protagonista indiscusso del rinnovamento musicale e artistico francese a cavallo tra Ottocento e Novecento. Personaggio straordinario, formatosi in un ambiente già di per sé altrettanto eccezionale, oggetto al tempo stesso di ammirazione incondizionata e di feroci critiche, …

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La Ricompensa

Plexiglass52 X 52 X 522011 Realizing a “reward” within which thoughts can pass through the material, without losing their connection. Respecting Satie’s will poses a duty and, using only plexiglass, it was possible for me to return the idea of a unique intimacy between the performer and Satie. Riccardo Toccacielo This work reunites the advice …

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Esoterik

Offertory in wood and plexiglass140 x 60 x 332011 I long worked on an old Christian offertory, refurbishing the electronic inner part, replacing old candles with other new candles in plexiglass  specifically created for this work. I researched the esoterism expressed by Satie with his own singular and univocal faith. The candles, positioned in an …

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Sound Flowers

50 x 23 cm2012 The Sound Flowers is part of Erik Satie art exhibition my artistic tribute to the french Master. Here is possible to see the video of exhibition https://youtu.be/nu8tI5McIqw

Sound lighting

110 x 220 cm2011 The Sound Lighting is part of Erik Satie art exhibition my artistic tribute to the french Master. Here is possible to see the video of exhibition https://youtu.be/nu8tI5McIqw

Parade

Parade Wood105 x 85 x 82010 Ph. Mattia Micheli Parade is my artistic tribute to the ballet of 1917 which several artists brought their contribution. The scenario was written by Cocteau, the music was composed by Satie, the sets and costumes were designed by Picasso, while the choreography was conceived by Massine. The first performance …

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Cadeau

Umbrella Nails Wood113 x 13 cm – 2011Coll.Comune di Perugia – Italy The work Cadeau is part of the permanent exhibition of the Civic Museum of Palazzo della Penna, Perugia, Italy. This work is a tribute for Erik Satie and Man Ray met on December 3, 1921 during the first exhibit in Paris. As Man …

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Éric Alfred Leslie Satie

Éric Alfred Leslie Satie Record Vinyl78 x 140 X 18 cm2010 I began listening to his compositions. His art talks about music and because of the music his life become “intolerable.” The first work that I decided to realize was “Éric,” a bas-relief realized entirely with records vinyl. Potentially a musical work, one that speaks …

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Vexations

Vexations Sound sculpturesFrames with 840 mini loud speaker135 x 100 x 10 cm2010 Ph. Mattia Micheli   I created a wood framework, cutting eight hundred and forty one-centimeter-sized holes. I position a 1,5 watt mini loudspeaker with each hole and connected all eight hundred and forty speaker to each other as well as to to …

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