January 1, 1989
Cooperation with German playwright Heiner Müller and choreographer Hans Kresnik on a play about Antonin Artaud
Heiner Müller says about Helnwein: "How does a friendly person like Helnwein stand making his - excellent - painting into a mirror of the terrors of this century? Or is it that he can't stand not doing it?"
Atelier Helnwein
Schloss Burg Brohl
31. May 1989
Antonin Artaud
mixed media (oil and acrylic on canvas), 1990, 167 x 131 cm / 65 x 51''
Antonin Artaud
pastel and oil on paper, 1989, 90 x 60 cm / 35 x 23''
Helnwein, Heiner Mueller, Hans Kresnik and Ismael Ivo
Heiner Müller zu Gottfried Helnwein
(English translation)
Heiner Müller and Gottfried Helnwein

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