Art Deco & Early Modern Design

The shift to modern design left no aspect of life untouched! Here we explore the many aspects of Art Deco and early modern decorative arts and design including design of interiors, fashion, graphics, jewelry, and more! Hover over any image below to learn the topic of the article and for the option to read the full article. 

New York Deco: An Introduction

Art Deco Terra Cotta

Diminutive Deco: Cigarette

Holders in the Jazz Age

Fine Jewelry from

the Age of Art Deco

A Bakelite Collector's Odyssey

From Skyscrapers to Silks
American Style in the 1920s

Thomas Hart Benton's

America Today

Waylande Gregory: 
A Cascade of Art Deco

Pierre Chareau: Modern 
Architecture and Design

John Vassos: Industrial 
Design for Modern Life

Art Deco à la Française

Silver Screen Deco:

New York Nights

Art Deco Automats in 1930:

Interview with the Architect

Rescuing Lalique's Glass Façade

René Lalique:

Father of Art Deco?

Gone to Sea:

The Art Deco Ocean Liners

Making America Modern:

Interior Design in the 1930s

The Manhattan Cocktail Set

by Norman Bel Geddes

Art Deco Origins & Influences

New International World

Book List

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