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Art Institute of Chicago Makes Vincent Van Gogh an Airbnb Host

Van Gogh may not have become famous before dying, but this Airbnb room surely will.

To promote a new exhibit entitled Van Gogh's Bedrooms, The Art Institute of Chicago constructed this dead-on replica of Van Gogh's "Bedroom In Arles," and posted it to Airbnb under Van Gogh's name in order to share the impressionist room with the masses.

The room, located in River North, Chicago, was a massive hit, and quickly got booked up for February. But don't worry, the museum plans to keep people posted on March vacancies.

Even if you're not that into art, the room is posted at a crazy reasonable $10 a night.

Van Gogh's Bedroom

Chicago, IL, United States
This room will make you feel like you're living in a painting. It's decorated in a Post-Impressionist style, reminiscent of Southern France and times gone by. Its furniture, bright colors, and artw...
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TEUGE, NETHERLANDS - AUGUST 5: Guests watch television at Dutch entrepreneur Ben Thijssen's converted airplane hotel on August 5, 2009 in Teuge, Netherlands. The five star hotel is a converted 1960s four-engine 131-foot Ilyushin 18 airplane and features a bar, kitchen, sauna, whirlpool. The plane was previously owned by former East German leader Erich Honecker (Photo by Michel Porro/Getty Images)

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