Art Deco

Popularized in the 30’s and 40’s, the Art Deco Style exhibits itself in schools, apartments, and commercial buildings across Colorado.



Art deco is a style of visual arts and design that first made its appearance at the end of World War I, A pastiche of many different styles it aimed for modernism.

Making use of stepped facades, geometric forms, and decorative elements that included chevron and zigzag patterns and stylized floral and geometric motifs. 






KEY FEATURES :

-linear composition

-polychromatic material

-broken cornice lines

geometric forms