backstage…

Was sneaked into the vast atelier of a famous milan theatre (if you can’t guess, ask me later) after hours. Absolutely no photos allowed…

We are talking vast, the size of a few football pitches and height of around 12 metres, they paint the scenery using giant unwieldy versions of  oil painting brushes about 1 and a half metres long.

that is jesus in the background, in the trash

4 metre polystyrene jesus, he is made up in hand carved sections and joined by this mustardy yellow glue that oozes out of the joints and drips down his limbs like blood.

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