David Mayernik Ltd.
Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications

Classical Humanism in the Old Master Tradition

Sets for the Haymarket Opera company's staging of La Descente d'Orphèe aux Enfers

“[S]et designer David Mayernik's painted revolving panels mirrored the authentic sounds emanating from [Craig] Trompeter's "pit" band.”

February 25, 2012|John von Rhein|Classical music critic

Chicago Tribune

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Sets for the Haymarket's staging of Henry Purcell's Dido & Aeneas

“The painted, revolving panels of David Mayernik's period-style decor lent additional authenticity and eye-appeal.”

February 17, 2013|John von Rhein|Classical music critic

Chicago Tribune

 

Sets for Haymarket's staging of Charpentier's Actèon

"[A]gainst the customary and wholly attractive rotating painted drops of designer David Mayernik."

March 9, 2014/Andrew Patner

Chicago Sun-Times

 

OPERA SETS

DECORATIVE

For several seasons David Mayernik designed and painted stage sets for the Haymarket Opera company of Chicago, known for their period-informed productions of Baroque operas.

 

At the Academy you'll find program notes written by David Mayernik that describe the ideas behind the sets.

David Mayernik Ltd. Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications
David Mayernik Ltd. Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications
David Mayernik Ltd. Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications
David Mayernik Ltd. Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications
David Mayernik Ltd.
Fine Art: Drawing, Plein Air, Capriccio, Narrative Painting, Sacred Art, Portraits and Still Life Architecture: Campus and Urban Design, Building Design, Interiors Decorative Arts: Objects, Opera Sets Research: History, Theoretical Projects, Academia Chiron About David Mayernik: Bio, Contact, Publications