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posted: 8/5/2012 7:38 AM

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  • The Omni Dallas Hotel is one of a number of hotels that features unusual art in the rooms and allows guests the option of purchasing the work to take home. For several years, hotels have invited local artists in to decorate hallways, lobbies and other public spaces. It's a way they can distinguish themselves from the cookie-cutter chains and offer guests a sense of their unique city or town. Now, they are taking that partnership one step further and turning bedrooms into mini-salesrooms.

      The Omni Dallas Hotel is one of a number of hotels that features unusual art in the rooms and allows guests the option of purchasing the work to take home. For several years, hotels have invited local artists in to decorate hallways, lobbies and other public spaces. It's a way they can distinguish themselves from the cookie-cutter chains and offer guests a sense of their unique city or town. Now, they are taking that partnership one step further and turning bedrooms into mini-salesrooms.
    Associated Press

 
Associated Press

Hotel rooms are no longer just a place to shower, sleep or maybe indulge in a breakfast in bed. they're now also spots to pick up a souvenir -- and no, we aren't talking about stealing the towels. like that painting over the bed? how about that drawing next to the tv? at hotels around the globe, guests now have the option to purchase the art work in their rooms.

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