Shanghai Art Deco – Part 3

There is enough Art Deco in Shanghai to costume weeks of your time. But the city has many other things to offer. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #11 – Outdoor Lighting

Some Art Deco Separated at Birth installments require close inspection. Not this one. Read More

Shanghai Art Deco – Part 2

A lot of Shanghai’s architectural treasure could rightly be called hidden treasure. Read More

Shanghai Art Deco – Part 1

Hard to believe, but in 1997, a lot of China tours skipped Shanghai. Read More

A Past That Never Was

A world where Art Deco was the predominant style is an interesting idea, but that’s all it is. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #10 – United Artists Theaters

In 1986, I took a shot of the Four Star Theater on Wilshire Boulevard in L.A. And then, something strange happened…. Read More

Just one word: Plastics

The advice Benjamin received was sound. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #9 – Joseph W. Harris House, Berkeley, California

I think a photo dating from when the house was built, alongside how it looks today makes for an interesting comparison. Read More