It was as a messa in scena (Italian for mise en scène) that Italian composer Luciano Berio (19252003)
described the process of staging his operas. messed up in scena by Billy Roisz and Peter Kutin is stage direction
realized not on a stage, but throughout an entire space. This project will structure the upper exhibition hall of the MAK using various optical and acoustic systems, systems
which will in part be controlled live by kutin | roisz.
Visitors will be encouraged to move about freely and experience various characteristics of the space. This work utilizes elementary
and rudimentary parameters to examine how we perceive and react to near and far, light and dark, loud and soft, large and
The highlight and conclusion of the evening will be a performance by kutin | roisz.