THE HEART OF WANDA, 2017


Video installation for the 1931 futurist radio opera Il Coure di Wandaby Pino Mansnata (Co-author of La Radia: Futurist Manifesto of October, 1933. By F.T.Marinetti & Pino Masnata)
Collaboration with musicologist Danielle Simon, Rome Prize Fellow.
approx. 8 minutes
February 14th through April 4th, 2017
part of VISION(S), Cinque Mostre 2017
American Academy In Rome, Italy

::watch video::

::libretto transcript::

Notes On Production

The Heart of Wanda is a video projection for the 10 minute radio opera Il Coure di Wanda. The libretto was written specifically for radio transmission in 1931 by Pino Mansnata, an Italian futurist, poet, surgeon who also co-authored of the 1933 Futurist Radio Manifesto with F.T. Marinetti. The video is a collaboration with Musicologist Danielle Simon, Rome Prize Fellow.