Do you remember my story when I did a portrait from the old accordions? When I posted that on FB, I was asked for a bigger challenge – to make a portrait from a real piano.
After an hour I got a piano from one of my FB friends! The piano was really old and the sound was more than terrible. How did we take a piano apart? At first, we thought to do that in a normal way, with special tools, but why not to make fun of that?!
We took some tools like axes, hammers and saws, and invited a pianist to play one last song with that piano. During the pianist’s play, we took a piano apart. After five minutes it was impossible to play, because piano fell down. It was a little bit sad, because the song was so short. After that ceremony, I made a portrait of Beethoven. I used almost all the piano parts for this portrait.
The final artwork
Just playing with piano parts
Still taking the piano apart
Have no idea what we just did
Doing the installation
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