Mon Nov 17 - Thu Dec 18 2014

The Art of ReCreation in Sweden/Austria 2014

An exhibition of works focusing on Austrian and Swedish hotels in specific geographical locations. The exhibition is the result of an 8 month initiative by architecture students and faculty members of Vienna University of Technology in collaboration with Soma Architechture and the Swedish Embassy at Vienna. The exhibition in Umeå is also a collaboration with Austria’s embassy in Stockholm. It comprises twenty special hotels and recreation facilities all inspired by issues of nature, design and creativity. Means of presentation range from a large wall hangings to video installations.

The exhibition will be accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue, published in association with Luftschacht Verlag. It begins with an introductory essay about aspects of tourism and Hotel architecture both in Sweden and Austria and includes contributions from numerous international authors. Languages of the catalogue will be English and German.

Read more about the project (PDF)

The exhibition will be opened on 17 November at 19:00 by Marieke Zimburg from Austria’s embassy in Stockholm, Univ. Prof. Dr. Dörte Kuhlmann and Ana-Maria Simionovici (curator).

Image: Tree Hotel, The Blue Cone, Sandelsandberg Arkitekter, Harads SE, Copyright Fredrik Broman Human

Mon Nov 17 - Thu Dec 18 2014 Architecture School

Organizer: Österreichische Botschaft Stockholm
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Claudia Köck
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