Dollhouses Made Out of Suitcases

Dollhouses Made Out of Suitcases

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Rachael Grad
Jan 28, 2013
Here on Apartment Therapy we love repurposed suitcases and creative dollhouses — so finding an artist who combines the two is especially intriguing.

Swedish artist Bo Christian Larsson makes large-scale drawings, installations, performance art and objects. The dollhouse/hotel suitcases shown here are just a sample of his interesting objects. He explains: "I feel uncomfortable as a human in our time. That's why I hardly create new products, but try using already existent material." (SZ newspaper, 26./27.01.2008 in "Der Mann aus dem Wald").

Shown above:
• Mobile Home, 2012, Vintage suitcases, dollhouse doors and windows, and industrial wagon
• The Hotel, 2011, Mixed Media
• The Worldhaters Homesick Blues, 2009, Vintage suitcase, doll house inside (6 panels)

See more work by Bo Christian Larsson on his website.

(Images: Bo Christian Larsson's website and Vogt Gallery)

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