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Main Room - Sugar Kitchen

First sugar is boiled with water and every additional colouring you can think of like oil paint, acrylics or food colouring. Then the substance is poured into the casting moulds on the table to cool down and harden in the intended shape. There are four basic shapes: Selbstportrait (self portait), Löwenselbst (lion self) as well as their hybrids Sphinx and Portraitbüste mit Löwenkopf (self portrait with lion head).

The Zuckerturm (sugar tower) collapsed in 1994. Dieter Roth in the last year of his life 1998 advised his son Björn to rebuild the sugar tower using as its foundation the broken busts of the old tower.