SOMA

Sleeping in a museum as part of an art installation

Belgian artist Carsten Hoeller invited participants to sleep for a night in the Hamburger Bahnhof Museum For Contemporary Art on an elevated bed surrounded by reindeers and birds; participants are encouraged to become part of the exhibition.

Model

Model title
Sleeping in a museum as part of an art installation
Location
Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum for Contemporay Art, Berlin
For whom is it?
Adults / contemporary art lover
a/ initiator
Carsten Holler
b/ provider
Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
Start
2010
Type of duration
event

Characteristics

Critical
2
Questioning the museum system and the significance of art
Social
0
Participatory
2
Visitors are part of the installation
Responsible
0
Bottom up
0
Inventive
3
Introducing new relations between art installations and visitors
Site-specific
3
Museum is part of the nt experience
Educative
1
Explore the myth of ‘soma’
Local
0

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