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Chicago Art Deco

Bio Chicago Art Deco Society (CADS) is a not for profit organization dedicated to educating and preserving Chicago’s rich heritage of Art Deco design.
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Hootsuite : The Chicagoan: April 27, 1929

Photo Credit - University of Chicago Special Collections via the University of Chicago online archive.
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Hootsuite : The Logan Theater - revamped in 1929

Join us here this Saturday for Murder on the Orient Express

#artdeco #architecture #Chicago #movies

Photo Credit: cinematreasures.org

Hootsuite : The Chicagoan: April 27, 1929

Photo Credit - University of Chicago Special Collections via the University of Chicago online archive.
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Copyright The Quigley Publishing Company
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Hootsuite : Armchair and plant stand Ken Weber, 1930s
Elevator doors and salon mirror designed by Jock Peters, 1920s and 1930s
Join us tonight at Roosevelt University and learn more about these two designers!
#artdeco #modernism #design #california
Credit - artnet.com

Hootsuite : The Chicagoan: April 13, 1929

Photo credit: Photo Credit - University of Chicago Special Collections via the University of Chicago online archive.
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Copyright The Quigley Publishing Company

#chicagoan #artdeco #magazines #chicago

Hootsuite : Cubist clock by Jock Peters, California designer

Photo Credit: Bullocks Wilshire, Los Angeles, Photo Romi Cortier

#artdeco #streamline #california #design #learnmore

Hootsuite : One of the most recognizable Art Deco buildings in Chicago; modeled after a champagne bottle the Carbide and Carbon building was designed and built by the Burnham Brothers in 1929

#arthictecure #artdeco #1920s

Photo credit: Chicago Architecture Foundation

Hootsuite : Happy Early Easter from CADS and The Chicagoan from April 9, 1927

Photo Credit - University of Chicago Special Collections via the University of Chicago online archive.
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University of Chicago Special Collections
#chicagoan #artdeco #magazines #chicago

Hootsuite : Does that logo look familiar? . . . A souvenir coin from the 1933 World’s Fair - A Century of Progress, featuring some of the notable buildings on the back.

#1933 #worldsfair #centuryofprogress #souvenir #chicago

Photo Courtesy: Linkville Coins

Hootsuite : The Chicagoan Cover from March 16, 1929

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UChicago SpecColl #chicagoan #artdeco #magazines #chicago #illustration

Hootsuite : Victoire by Rene Lalique -1928
“This piece stands on its own as a sculpture but it doubles as the added, elegant touch to the automobile for which it was designed to grace the hood”
#artdeco #1920s #functionalart #lifeofluxury
Photo and quote coutesy of theartstory.com

Hootsuite : “Erected by Peoples Gas in 1925 when electricity began to replace natural gas use in the home, the Irving Park Peoples Gas Store showcased gas-powered appliances”
#architecture #detail #artdeco #chicago
Photo and quote courtesy of chicagopatterns.com

Hootsuite : In May of 1925, Rolls-Royce launched the New Phantom (today noted as the Phantom I) to replace the 40/50 model

Photo Courtesy: Heacock Classic Car Collector Magazine

#transportation #streamline #1920s #phantom1

Hootsuite : Glamour Monday: An advertisement for Tre Jur compacts, a popular cosmetics brand lead by Albert Mosheim, a major pantent holder for cosmetics design during the time.

Photo credit: Glamourdaze.com

#1920s #glamourmonday #makeup #compacts #trejur