Art Deco style was established on the ashes of a disappeared world, the one from before the First World War, and on the foundation stone of a world yet to become, opened to the most undisclosed promises. Forgetting herself in the whirl of Jazz Age and the euphoria of the aAnnAces Follesa, the GarAsonne with her linear shape reflects the architectural style of Art Deco: to the rounded curves succeed the simple and plain androgynous straight line... Architecture, painting, furniture and sculpture, dissected by the author, proclaim the druthers for sharp lines and broken angles. Although ephemeral, this movement keeps on influencing contemporary design.Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl ... industrial and commercial enterprises, the evolution of social ideas, or how health concerns altered the way everything was viewed? ... factories, department stores, housing estates, schools, public swimming pools a so many projects which, despite the many years of ... better known as Le Corbusier, offers the following advice in his Manual of the Dwelling: Demand that the bathroom, fully sunlit, ... It is not very clean and it creates a distressing disorder.
|Author||:||Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl|
|Publisher||:||Parkstone International - 2012-01-05|