Same difference: Photographs of 32 hotel rooms in 32 countries reveal few variations
10 monthes ago - By National Post
By Rebecca Powers
In cities around the world, hotel rooms - with their carpets showing the fresh tracks of a housekeeping vacuum and their vents exhaling temperature-controlled air - await the arrival of strangers.
Still. Tidy. Blank.
Enter Swiss photographer Roger Eberhard , who spent a year documenting 32 Hilton hotel rooms in 32 countries. The result: a postcard, of sorts, in the form of “ Standard ,” a book that's as quiet as a readied room.
In its 88 pages of restrained graphic design and minimal text, the book, published by Scheidegger & Spiess in February, takes readers on a journey...
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