Historian Bevis Hillier defined Art Deco as "an assertively modern style that] ran
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History of American Art Deco. The term "Art Deco" has its origins in the 1925
French art exposition at Le Musee des Arts Decoratifs. The exposition was meant
The art deco style, which above all reflected modern technology, was
characterized by smooth lines, geometric shapes, streamlined forms and bright,
Art Deco is a form of Modernism that flourished in the United States and Europe
in the 1920s and 1930s. The origins of Art Deco began two decades earlier in ...
With their cubic forms and zigzag designs, art deco
buildings embraced the machine age. Yet many features of the style were drawn not from the Jetsons, but the Flintstones.
The austere shapes of the Bauhaus School and streamlined styling of modern technology combined ... More »
The Emergence of the Jazz Age. Exploring Art Deco history in the 1920s and
To a great extent, Art Deco is epitomized by the works that were shown at the
Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes (
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GRAPHIC DESIGN HISTORY | ART DECO. INTRODUCTION. The term “art deco”
was derived from the “Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industrial ...
Art Deco was a popular design movement from the 1920's to 1930's, a movement
between the two World Wars. This movement affected all forms of art from ...