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Art Deco Architecture

Design, Decoration, and Detail from the Twenties and Thirties

by Patricia Bayer

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architectural structure & design,
  • Art Deco,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • 20th Century Architecture,
  • Architectural Detail,
  • Architecture,
  • History - Specific Styles,
  • Decoration & Ornament,
  • History - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7654126M
    ISBN 100500281491
    ISBN 109780500281499

    The term Art Deco was coined from the Exposition des Arts Decoratifs held in Paris in Robert Mallet-Stevens () helped promote Art Deco architecture in Europe. In the United States, Art Deco was embraced by Raymond Hood, who designed three of the most distinctive buildings in New York City—Radio City Music Hall auditorium and foyer, the RCA / GE Building at Rockefeller Center. Art Deco Architecture: Design, Decoration and Detail from the Twenties and Thirties by Patricia Bayer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Perhaps the best thing about this book (outside of its many beautiful photos) is Kim's clear enthusiasm for Art Deco in all its forms. I thoroughly enjoyed her introduction, which, while admitting Art Deco's lack of "purity" in style, also explores its incredibly long influence (almost five decades), the disparate styles from which it takes its inspiration, and the vastly different ways in 4/5(3). Art Deco Architecture in Toronto. A guide to the buildings from the Roaring Twenties and the Depression. By Tim Morawetz. Published ; pages, softcover; Describes more than 70 of Toronto's Art Deco buildings, ranging from well-known office towers and department stores to modest neighbourhood corner stores and apartment buildings.

    “Stand aside, Radio City. Though New York was a center of 20th century Art Deco, the Second City held its own. ‘Art Deco Chicago: Designing Modern America’ (Chicago Art Deco Society, $75, pp.), edited by Robert Bruegmann, accompanies a coming exhibition at the Chicago History Museum on Chicago’s hefty role in marketing the Depression-era movement. THE ART DECO MOVEMENT AND DEFINITION. Alt Deco was a material style movement that developed during the s and was prevalent until the early s. The term "Art Deco," however, was not known during that time period, but coined only in by Bevis Hillier in his definitive book titled. Art. Deco: the Style ofthe s and s (Gebhard.


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