Come Up To My RoomGladstone Hotel's Alternative Design Exhibition

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Come Up to My Room 2019

The historic spaces of the Gladstone Hotel come alive with site-specific art and design installations! Walk into a universe of art and design at Come Up To My Room (CUTMR) 2020, the Gladstone Hotel’s annual 4-day alternative design exhibition running from January 16-19. Find out what happens when art and design intersect through site-specific installations, within the walls of a historic hotel. Visitors can explore, discover and engage in conversation with the artists are on site throughout the festival. Different from our 37 permanent artist-designed hotel rooms (some of which will also be on display!), CUTMR presents temporary projects that occupy and alter spaces in dramatic, conceptual and experimental ways.

CUTMR is curated by artist, not project, giving artists the opportunity to take risks and explore their wildest dreams! Nobody (including the curators) will know what the exhibition will look like until it’s installed the day before!

For CUTMR 2020  space and scale are twisted and reimagined through interactive and tactile installations, curated by Megan Feheley and Astrid Ho, with the Gladstone’s Exhibitions Director Lee Petrie. 

CUTMR 2020 Participants


All Odds (Nathan Clarke, Stephen Dalrymple, Leigh Dotey, Emily Falconer, Reba Forbes, Anna Guidoccio, Hena Han, Jasmine Hogg, Vanessa Jackson, Matt Macdonald, Natalie Sirianni, Tim Steadman, Stefan Tobolka, Jake Whillans), Janina Anderson, Bekah Brown, Anne-Marie Cosgrove, Elizabeth D’Agostino, Enchanted Forest Group (Sasha Bateman, Catharina Goldnau, Brenda Nieves, Kim Ross), Darian Goldin Stahl, Kal Honey, Aaron Jones, Svava Juliusson, Noni Kaur, Maxwell Lander, Alexandra Majerus, Heidi McKenzie, Paula McLean, Mariah Measawige, Yasmeen Nematt Alla, Kayla Polan, The Structural Design Build Workshop (Christy Cheng, Elizabeth C. English, Elizabeth Lenny, Mia Milanovic, Emma Moseley, Mariah Palantzas, Amanda Reyes-Martin, Alyssa Tang), Emmie Tsumura, Morris Wazney, Linda Zhang of Studio Pararaum

CUTMR 2020 Events

Student Day: Friday January 17: $5 admission for Students with valid ID

Exhibition Party: Saturday January 18, 7-10pm (included with CUTMR admission, cash bar)

Love Design Party: Saturday January 18, 10pm until late (free admission, cash bar)

Love Design Market: Sunday January 19, 11am – 6pm 

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