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The luxury French hotel “Le Royal Monceau” hired an art expert to help guests learn more about Parisian art. The Art Concierge can answer any questions guests might have relating to art, design, and culture. Guest can ask an array of questions, including purchasing art, opening dates of new exhibitions, and even where to spot good street art.
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This has proved to be an unexpected and innovative service to offer customers. Are there any other ways you can engage your patrons besides your usual method of operation?
Germany‘s first Performance Hotel can now be found in Stuttgart. It works like this: guests either pay or perform (almost anything) to stay. The hotel, initiated as an art-project by Byung Chul Kim, aims at bringing the neighbourhood together with art and their guests.
The T-Box is a power generator that captures wind energy from passing trains. Placed beside the current tracks on 1 km stretches the generators would be able to power remote areas that lack electricity or rail sub-systems.