A taste of lavish Romanian opulence has come to Stoke Newington. Or at least a photocopy of it has. Peles Empire, recent winners of the 2009 Deutsche Bank Award, are currently slapping up the wallpaper on Stoke Newington’s newest and most velvety gallery space at 55 Kynaston Road, N16.

Peles Empire is a joint project between Stadel School artists Katharina Stover and Barbara Wolff.

Peles Empire is a joint project between Stadel School artists Katharina Stoever and Barbara Wolff.

“We like when there is an interaction between the work, sometimes it is work that you wouldn’t think would work in here that looks the best,” says Katharina Stoever, who runs the project together with Barbara Wolff.

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