Decopix Art Deco Patent of the Week – Kem Weber Comfort Station

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Kem Weber applies his Streamline Moderne expertise to a comfort station.
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Mexico City’s Art Deco – Alameda Central


I’ve known about Mexico City’s Art Deco for years but I figured there wasn’t much left…. Read More

The Lawson Mayfair-Zephyr Clock Mystery

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With each new discovery, the Lawson Time story offers up another mystery. Read More

Touring Miami Beach Art Deco

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Ian Wright, over at has posted a nice article with lots of good tips and information… Read More

There’s a Lawson Clock in Your Future…

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The time: Stardate 2259.55. The place: Star Trek Into Darkness DVD, Chapter 2… Read More

Havana’s Amazing Art Deco – Vedado Guide


Our last installment ended at Hotel Nacional which has hosted mobsters, politicians and actors. I leave it to you to decide how many categories that makes. Read More

Timeless Art Deco Design – Shure Series 55 Microphones

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Once in a while. somebody hits on a design that not only looks good but remains functional and popular for decades. Read More

Decopix Art Deco Patent of the Week – Honeywell Chronotherm (1943)

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…If you thought (as I did) that those were the years of plentiful cheap energy or that people weren’t paying attention to how much they used, you’d be wrong. Read More