natur banner e

Object #53 / Artistic synthesis

Arnold Schönberg: Expectation, op. 17
Stage turntables
after 1909

Arnold Schönberg Center, Wien

In his striving for an artistic synthesis, Schönberg also drafted the stage designs for his monodrama, along with a revolving stage construction that intended to enable the protagonist to walk continuously through the stylized woods using a seamless visual effect.

Experimental Presentation, 1949

go to object overview