Twin Powers

July 2009

THE RIKLIN BROTHERS

The Zero Star Hotel concept is an ingenious use for bunkers that have given up on waiting for emergency guests. An antithesis to the mundane megalomania and luxury of the hotel business, it’s the work of Swiss twin artists Frank and Patrick Riklin, who have long believed that art should in the middle of life not in the museum.

Frank und Patrik Riklin, photo: Dave Brüllmann