Now you can sleep in Vincent Van Gogh's bedroom. Well, sort of.
As part of the Art Institute of Chicago's new exhibit, "Van Gogh's Bedrooms," a replica has been created of the famous artist's bedroom featured in his paintings. For $10, members of the public can reserve a night's stay on the popular home-sharing website Airbnb.
The bedroom of a one-bedroom apartment in River North has been transformed (down to the brushstroke) to look just like the bedroom in the Yellow House in Arles, France, that Van Gogh so adored in the late 19th century.
Following a recommendation by its advertising team at Leo Burnett, the Art Institute leased the unit and hired a team...