Klaus K Hotel

PRESS RELEASE AND INVITATION - RON MORET

Lehdistötiedote   •   Elo 24, 2012 08:00 EEST

SWIMMING WITH THE SHARKS

 

The new art exhibit in Klaus K Hotel will make you say “WOW”! Two 3,6 meter long metal sharks circling a 2 meter long diver over the bar.

 

Come see the latest installation and meet the “Wild Dutchman” Ron Moret, Sculpture Artist; bloody mary’s and sashimi served

 

Date/Time: August 31, 14:00

Place: Klaus K Hotel

RSVP: marc.skvorc@klauskhotel.com

 

FAQ’s:

Does it have a name? Is it heavy?

No name and it weighs 300 kg

 

Why here?

Passion and spontaneity!

Inspired by World Design Capital 2012 during a successful exhibit in 2011 at Klaus K,

 

Where was it made? How long did it take to make?

Schoorl, Holland (north coastline); 3 months

 

What is it made of?

Welded sheet metal (from a Dutch prison)

 

Ron Moret

Ron has exhibited his metal sculptures for over ten years. Ron resides next to his studio in Schoorl, Holland. His second “job”, involves teaching carpentry at a school for disabled children, of which he rides his bicycle 60km each way to and from work. Ron is in love with awesome nature.

www.ronmoret.nl

Klaus K Hotel Located in Helsinki, Klaus K, a member of Design Hotels ™, opened in November 2005. The hotel has 139 rooms, six meeting rooms, a sauna, Restaurants Ilmatar and Toscanini, and Ahjo Bar-and-night club. The hotel design and concept is inspired by Finnish national epic, the Kalevala. www.klauskhotel.com