Work with Art Deco architecture


The Bridgeman Art Library

The Empire State Building


1. What characterizes Art Deco? Prepare a presentation of this movement in art and architecture for your classmates.

2. The Chrysler Building in New York City was built at the same time as the Empire State Building and is another example of Art Deco architecture. What similarities do you find between the two buildings?

Web resource

Art Deco

Decopix - the Art Deco Resource - Pictures and information about Art Deco buildings

Great Buildings: Chrysler Building

Great Buildings: Empire State Building

Empire State Building - Official Internet Site

Wikipedia - About The Empire State Building

Wikipedia - Chrysler Building


Work with Art Deco architecture
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