Post Profile

HAUNTING PHOTOS OF ABANDONED ASYLUMS. Mental institutions were ugly. But, you know, deinstitutiona…

HAUNTING PHOTOS OF ABANDONED ASYLUMS. Mental institutions were ugly. But, you know, deinstitutionalization has been ugly, too.
read more


Related Posts

Haunting Photos of Asylum Patients’ Discarded Belongings

Society & Culture : Flavorwire

Long since shuttered by the state, New York’s Willard Asylum for the Insane was once home to residents dealing with chronic mental illness — many, who never left the institution after being admitted. In 1995, New York State Museum s...

Photographs of Abandoned Mental Institutions by Jeremy Harris

Humor : Neatorama

Photographer Jeremy Harris shot the crumbling interiors of abandoned mental institutions in the eastern United States for his series "American Asylums, Moral Architecture in the 19th Century." These institutions operated when patien...

Empty halls, straight jackets and a crumbling autopsy room: Haunting photos capture abandoned mental asylums around America 

Lifestyle / Travel : Daily Mail: Travel

New York-based photographer Christopher Payne spent six years travelling America to explore abandoned asylums, including facilities in South Dakota, Tennessee and Illinois.

Pic of the Day: Abandoned Asylums

Society & Culture : Flavorwire

For the past six years photographer Christopher Payne has been documenting decaying mental institutions in the United States for his upcoming book Asylum: Inside the Closed World of State Mental Hospitals. More images in a photo ess...

Haunting Photos Of America’s Abandoned Asylums

Business & Finance : Fast Company

Since 2005, Jeremy Harris has visited abandoned mental asylum and hospitals in a quest to preserve them. Abandoned buildings are creepy. Abandoned asylums, downright terrifying. They’re the stuff of horror movies: long, dark hallway...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC