Category - Architecture

Architecture Asia

Bandung, Indonesia: An Art Deco Jewel.

Bandung, Indonesia Bandung is the capital of the West Java province in Indonesia  Indonesia was a Dutch colony from 1800 to 1948 Although the Dutch were present in the archipelago since the early 17th century. via In the...

Africa Architecture

Art Deco in Bukavu, Congo (Africa)

Art Deco in Bukavu, Congo Bukavu is the capital of the province of South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. The city has over 100 art deco buildings constructed during Belgian colonial rule. Palais de Justice...

Architecture NYC USA

The Chrysler Building an Art Deco Icon

The Chrysler Building an Art Deco Icon Designed by architect William Van Alen for a project of Walter P. Chrysler At 1,046 feet (319 m), the structure was the world’s tallest building for 11 months before the Empire State...

Architecture USA

Fisher Building Detroit USA 1928

Fisher Building 3011 West Grand Boulevard Detroit Michigan USA (1928) Architect: Albert Kahn Associates 30 floors / 444 ft. – 135 m height Materials: Limestone, granite and marble via via via via 3rd floor walk...

Architecture Churches France

Art Deco Churches In France

This is a small selection of Art Déco churches in France. Enjoy! 🙂   Église Saint-Michel des Batignolles Paris  Construction: 1913 – 1938     via The statue of the Archangel at the top of the bell tower is a...

Architecture USA

Buffalo City Hall 1931

Buffalo City Hall Located at 65 Niagara Square, the 32 story Buffalo City Hall (NY) building was completed in 1931 by Dietel, Wade & Jones. The friezes were sculpted by Albert Stewart and the sculpture executed by Rene Paul...

Architecture Churches

Art Deco Churches I

ART DECO CHURCHES A selection of ecclesiastical Art Deco architecture * Church of Christ The King Turners, Cork (Ireland) 1931 via   Hallgrímskirkja Reykjavík, Iceland Designed in 1937 Built from 1945 and...