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Art Deco - Art NouveauEdwin Denby High School - Detroit, Michigan

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This building is described in the book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski. It tells us that "Edwin Denby High School was constructed in 1930, and named for a distinguished Detroiter [who] served as Secretary of the Navy."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/28/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauFormer Grand Rapids Public Museum - Grand Rapids, Michigan

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The simple angular detailing of this building emphasizes the Moderne (late Art Deco) style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/28/2015

last visited: 1/2/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauTemple of Memories - Troy, Michigan

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The book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski tells us that this building "was designed by the architects Alvin Harley and C. Kenneth Bell...a stripped classic building which is a stark interpretation of classical architecture."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/28/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauFormer S. S. Kresge World Headquarters Building - Detroit, Michigan

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Note the attention that Albert Kahn gave to orderly fenestration, thereby helping to create an emphasis upon the horizontal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/27/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauThe Harper Theater - Detroit, Michigan

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It was built in 1939 for the Wisper and Westman circuit as the Harper Theatre. It was built for about $290,000 and was designed in Art Moderne style by Charles N. Agree.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/27/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauThe Wabeek Building - Birmingham, Michigan

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The book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski tells us that this building "was supposed to be several stories taller."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauSimons & Clark Jewelry - Detroit, Michigan

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The book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski says that "in 1934, Simmons & Clark installed a new modern storefront using black Vitrolite and chrome."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauThe Majestic Theater - Detroit, Michigan

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In 1934, the front 35 feet of the theatre were removed when Woodward Avenue was widened to its present size. The entire facade was redesigned into its current striking Art Deco motif.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art Nouveau950 Whitmore Road - Detroit, Michigan

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The book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski says this building "retains its original corner casement windows and horizontal banded brickwork. Note the two vertical strips of glass block above the entrance."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauTemple Israel - Detroit, Michigan

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The AIA Guide to Detroit Architecture by Hill and Gallagher says of this building "The Art Deco expression is at once ancient, classical, and modern, and as such is at home in Palmer Park."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauWhitmore Plaza - Detroit, Michigan

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The AIA Guide to Detroit Architecture by Hill and Gallagher opines that this "exceptionally fine Art Deco buidling with exotic Moorish accents is a focal point of Palmer Park."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art Nouveau6500 Woodward Ave. - Detroit, Michigan

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This building is featured in the book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski. "Multi-colored terra cotta is used to create a stunning French Art Deco patterned detail just below the roof line as a frieze on this retail building".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/24/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauCass Motors Building - Detroit, Michigan

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According to the AIA Guide to Detroit Architecture by Hill and Gallagher, this art deco building was designed as an integrated car showroom, service garage, and business office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/23/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauThe Schaefer Building - Dearborn, Michigan

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According to the book Art Deco in Detroit by Savage and Kowalski the art deco style used on the Schaefer Building is the "zigzag" style referring to the angular patterns.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Michigan

date approved: 9/23/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauAntiguos Almacenes de Félix Sáenz - Málaga, Spain

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A beautiful Art Nouveau building in the historic center of Málaga.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Andalucía, Spain

date approved: 9/22/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauEdward Everard Building, Broad Street, Bristol

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Initially a print works this wonderfully ornate building is now the facade for a bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member westy-uk

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/20/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauLivraria Lello e Irmão - Poto, Portugal

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Because of its unique historical and artistic value, Livraria Lello e Irmão has been recognized as one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/11/2015

last visited: 4/25/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauCat House Portal - Riga, Latvia

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The famous Cat House in Riga, Latvia, has an elaborate Art Nouveau portal surrounding its main entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Latvia

date approved: 9/10/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauL'ancien "Grand Café" .Niort. France

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L'ancien "Grand Café"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 9/7/2015

last visited: 9/22/2015

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Art Deco - Art NouveauMain Street Clock Tower - Kansas City, MO

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A Googie clock tower along Main St. in Kansas City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: never

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Art Deco - Art NouveauLa Salle County Courthouse -- Cotulla TX

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The recently (2013) renovated La Salle County courthouse, returned to its Art Deco glory. The La Salle County courthouse is listed on the US National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 8/30/2015

last visited: 1/10/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauLa maison de la culture - Bourges, France

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[FR] La maison de la culture est installée, depuis sa création, dans l'ancienne salle des fêtes de Séraucourt construite entre 1936 et 1938. [EN] The former Séraucourt community center, completed in 1938, was converted into a "Maison de la Culture".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Centre, France

date approved: 8/28/2015

last visited: 2/23/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauHelsinki Central Railway Station - Helsinki, Finland

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The Helsinki Central Railway Station in downtown Helsinki, Finland, is of the Art Nouveau or Jugend architectural style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Finland

date approved: 8/25/2015

last visited: 6/7/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauFriedrichsplatz - Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Friedrichsplatz in Mannheim, einer der schönsten und größten Jugendstilanlagen Europas. --- Friedrichsplatz in Mannheim, one of the biggest and most beautiful art nouveau locations in Europe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 8/22/2015

last visited: 6/5/2016

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Art Deco - Art NouveauAngels School Supply - Pasadena, California

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This Art Deco building was originally known as the United Artists Theatre. It has since been renovated and converted to a retail store.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 8/21/2015

last visited: 1/3/2015

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