Fuck Yeah Hotel Hallway
June 7, 2012 10:32 AM   Subscribe

Fuck Yeah Hotel Hallway
I stay in a lot of hotels for work, and have become fascinated with the bizzarre carpet patterns often found in the hallways. I have collected them here for your viewing pleasure.
Role: Photographer
posted by TheCoug (9 comments total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
This project was posted to MetaFilter by Thin Lizzy on June 26, 2012: Fuck Yeah Hotel Hallway

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posted by Think_Long at 11:01 AM on June 7, 2012 [7 favorites]


I like this but I have a fairly deliriously high fever right now so it may be that that is making it seem sensible in my mind. Some of those patterns are definitely fever dreams.
posted by sciencegeek at 1:40 PM on June 7, 2012


Oooooo
posted by odinsdream at 6:38 PM on June 7, 2012 [1 favorite]


i have stayed in a lot of hotels too. I always notice the carpet and it is inevitably eye-hurting.
You're brave to capture it like this.
posted by MT at 4:29 AM on June 8, 2012


For posterity you ought to add the hotl names and locations. Cool idea. There must be a whole sub-specialty at hotel interior design firms engaged in corridor carpet design.
posted by beagle at 4:57 AM on June 8, 2012 [1 favorite]


As someone who recently came off a road-trip in a different hotel each night for 8 days, this is a strange kind of awesome.
posted by Pirate-Bartender-Zombie-Monkey at 5:55 AM on June 8, 2012 [1 favorite]


I'd love to also see straight-on evenly-lit photos of these carpets to use as desktop wallpaper and such.
posted by Rock Steady at 4:15 AM on June 15, 2012 [1 favorite]


This is great.
posted by box at 3:38 PM on June 17, 2012


Are you taking submissions? I would gladly photograph hotel hallways while I travel.
posted by 8dot3 at 9:36 AM on June 26, 2012


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