Schilderkunst meets indiepop
L’Ogre – that’s David Freymond, Bruno Mendes, Olivier Tixier and Catherine Villeminot – have fashioned brilliant ‘live’ versions of some of the best-known paintings in the history of art – in fact 25 re-creations of masterpieces by Leonardo, Michaelangelo, Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Picasso and many others – featuring the members of the band.
This is one of those ‘why hasn’t this been done before?’ ideas which, although made for the cost of a few plates of steak-frites, has been executed with a wonderful combination of painstaking accuracy and creative licence. And a lot of love.”
Open Culture heeft overigens een lijst met alle schilderijen die de revue passeren.