Inside: The Chelsea Hotel, Video

Heaven and Hell for Refugees, Artist and Dreamers


Inside: The Chelsea Hotel
powerHouse Books, 2008

“People are always asking me what it’s like to live in the Chelsea Hotel. Not always easy. There were times I felt like a fly caught in a spider’s web, at risk of being eaten alive if I made the wrong move. …”

Photographs and text by Julia Calfee
Preface by Milos Forman
Designed by Pentagram Berlin: Justus Oehler
81 large format photographs, each with it’s own inside story.

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