sonja stummerer & martin hablesreiter
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Room 333

Location:

 Museum of the Image / Breda / NL / www.motimuseum.nl

Type:

 Participation / group exhibition: MOTI Hotel

Curator:

 Richard van der Laken

Date:

 2013

Photocredit:

 Ulrike Koeb / www.koeb.at

Thanks to:

 Hotel Imperial Wien / www.imperialvienna.com

As Austrians we have not seen Albert Heijn Minis before. But we learned that they have lots of fans and collectors in the Netherlands. Our idea was to create a hotel-room wallpaper using these Heijn fetish objects as inspiration and decoration. Different characters (guests, waiters, chefs, maintenance women, etc.), which are normally inside a hotel utilize these weird “things” in the Viennese Hotel Imperial – the place where state visits take place. Each of the 4 walls of our MOTI HOTEL box shows an ironic situation between guest and hotel stuff.