The owner of the Standard was familiar with Marco Brambilla's from a show in New York. He commissioned a video piece to be featured as a permanent installation at the new Standard hotel in New York - in the elevator.
"The journey from hell to heaven depicted in this way seemed to be a good fit." --Marco Brambilla
Title: Civilization (MEGAPLEX), 2008 By: Marco Brambilla
Client: The Standard Hotel, New York
Editor/Research Assistant: Beau Dickson
Assistant: Swapna Tamhane
Production Company: Crush, Toronto
Representation/Images Courtesy of: Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica
Marco Brambilla Directorial Representation: The Ebeling Group
Ebeling Group U.S.A.