A unique collage by Alma Haser, which features in 'The Library' of Hotel Maximillian
Alma Haser's delicate collage from her 'The Eureka Effect' series
Alma Haser in her studio
Piotr Krzymowski in his London studio
Close up of Piotr Krzymowski's painted collage 'Magda Butrym'
Piotr Krzymowski's playful 'Aphabet' limited edition print
Robin Seir in his studio
The triptych, which features in the lounge at Hotel Maximillian
Vintage photographic collages made by Karel Teige. The artwork was sourced by Conran+Partners. Dais printed and framed the artworks for the hotel's reception area.
Dais provided a curated collection of artworks for Hotel Maximilian, a boutique five star hotel in the heart of Prague, Czech Republic.
The artworks were chosen to draw on the cultural and architectural heritage of the hotel's urban surroundings in Prague. Referencing Czech modernism and the progressive art movement influenced by Czech avant-garde artist Karel Teige; the artworks connect with modernist ideals embracing colour and texture, as well as playful elements represented in surrealist collage.
Artworks in the collection include prints of vintage photographic collages made by Karel Teige in the 1920's, as well as playful contemporary photographic collages that were commissioned by Alma Haser and Steven Quinn, which feature in the lounge and suites of the hotel.
Other artworks in the collection include a painted triptych by Robin Seir featured in the lounge, a printed illustration by Marie-Margaux Tsakiri-Scanatovits from MOTH collective and a unique surrealist photograph by Spanish photographer Chema Madoz, which features in a special suite of the property.
In the grand cafe on the hotel's ground floor large scale paintings and collages hang, commissioned by London based artist Piotr Krzymowski.
The artworks were commissioned and procured from the Czech Republic, as well as several other cities in Europe including London.
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