Saturday, 17 September 2016

18-Karat Toilet




Photo Credit : WILLIAM EDWARDS/AFP/GETTY IMAGES, CBS News

An 18-karat gold toilet had been installed on the fourth floor bathroom of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum as part of "America" exhibit.
This 18-karat golden throne is the Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan's masterstroke and is available for visitors to use just as they would any other facility.

The Museum's website mentions that the "America" exhibit
offers a wink to the excesses of the art market but also evokes the American dream of opportunity for all