Intrigued by cruising’s escapist culture - and its leverage on a global economy as the fastest growing travel industry, David began building the set for his cruise-themed still live in summer 2019.
At the time, worldwide cruise revenue surpassed 35 billion USD.
32 million passengers were expected to sail in 2020.
SPREE was completed in Los Angeles on March 9th. A week later, US cities were placed under a quarantine and the (CDC) issued a no-sail order, freezing cruise travel. SPREE (2020) was made possible by support from Geuer X Geuer, Dusseldorf.