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Documenting Deco: K–12 Learning Program

Materials provided in the activity one packet include:
  • Activity Six Lesson Plan

  • Video Organizer handout

  • Documenting Deco Photo Submission Form

  • Ticket Out handout

  • Point-and-shoot cameras can be loaned to students for use on ADSNY-led walking tours

Optional videos that may be helpful with this lesson:

  • Documenting Deco: Photography with Richard Berenholtz

Downloadable Materials​

Through this photography lesson students will use their new knowledge of the Art Deco style to document Deco in their neighborhoods and through the five boroughs of New York City. Their new knowledge will also allow them to recognize landmarked buildings in the community and contribute new information on any Deco buildings to the New York Art Deco Registry.

Activity Six: Documenting Deco Through Photography