Shanghai Art Deco Congress 2015 – Day Two

For day two, I thought I’d stick to the official schedule but the call of Art Deco intervened. The Congress was held at the Peninsula Hotel, conveniently located on the Bund. (The Bund is an area of old Shanghai that runs … Read More

Shanghai Art Deco Congress 2015 – Day One

The amount of Art Deco to see in the world’s most populous city made it impossible to take in everything but we sure tried! Read More

Deco Era Dating Advice

Women want Formica. Read More

The Decopix Vitrolite Gallery is Back

The Decopix Vitrolite Gallery. Vitrolite structural glass became synonymous with the Art Deco & Streamline Moderne styles. Read More

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

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