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Van Gogh's Bedroom Has Been Re-Created And You Can Sleep In It

This is so trippy.

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To celebrate an upcoming Vincent van Gogh exhibition, the Art Institute of Chicago has re-created the iconic "Bedroom in Arles" in a modern apartment building and is renting it out on Airbnb.


Van Gogh actually made three versions of the painting — all of which will be on display at the Chicago museum for the first time in North America — while he was staying in the southern French city in 1889.

"This room will make you feel like you're living in a painting. It's decorated in post-impressionist style, reminiscent of Southern France and times gone by," the Airbnb listing reads.

The room can be booked here for the duration of the Van Gogh exhibition, which runs from Feb. 14 to May 10.

"We hope it's a way to bring fresh eyes and fresh perspective to the painting — which has long been an icon of our permanent collection," Art Institute spokeswoman Amanda Hicks told BuzzFeed News vial email. "And it's an innovative way to bring the painting to life."

David Mack is a reporter and weekend editor for BuzzFeed News in New York.

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