Chicago Art Deco (@chicagodeco )

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.
Location Chicago, Illinois
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Hootsuite Inc. : As youre doing your holiday shopping, consider purchasing a copy of Art Deco Chicago: Designing Modern America! During the holiday season, a purchase from our website will also grant you a free CADS membership! Visit chicagodeco.org/store photo by ChEyeBall #artdecochicago

Hootsuite Inc. : From the UIC Library Digital Collection: Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady and wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, visits the Century of Progress in July 1934. Here she is seen in front of a NBC radio microphone. #centuryofprogress #chicago #firstlady #vintagechicago

Hootsuite Inc. : Via the UIC Library Digital Collection: Miss Gladys Farkes, 27 years old and 47 inches tall, watches while Victor Bump, 27 years old and 50 inches tall, works on the Chevrolet Assembly line in the General Motors Building at the Worlds Fair. #vintagechicago #transportationtuesday

Hootsuite Inc. : Art Deco Chicago is one of several great Chicago book recommendations for holiday shopping! Buy your copy at chicagodeco.org/store! twitter.com/chicagodetours…

Hootsuite Inc. : Meet me in Paris...or at least, the Paris as presented in the 1933 Worlds Fair held in Chicago. #centuryofprogress #worldsfair #chicago #vintagechicago #artdeco #chicagoartdeco #parisiandeco (image via UIC Library Digital Collections flickr)

Hootsuite Inc. : Via UIC Library Digital Collections: Miss Gladys Farkes, 27 years old and 47 inches tall, thinks she would make a good radiator cap for the 1934 Chevrolet. Miss Fawkes was a visitor in the General Motors Building. #transportationtuesday #centuryofprogress #generalmotorsbuilding

Hootsuite Inc. : Via UIC Library Digital Collections, #glamourmonday features: Participants in the Parade of the Masques, which was held on the Boardwalk of the Midway, during the Worlds Fair 1933. #costumes #glamour #paradeofmasques #vintagechicago #chicago #artdeco #artdecochicago

Hootsuite Inc. : Dont forget, Chicago Art Deco Society members can register for a behind the scenes meet and greet and buy tickets to a performance of the Art Deco Nutcracker on December 2! You must register for the Behind the Scenes by this Sunday, November 25! Chicagodeco.org/events for more.

Hootsuite Inc. : Finally (after 13 years!) reading this fascinating book by Robert Bruegmann. Worked with him for four years on the new @ChicagoDeco book and he is one heck of a researcher and writer!

Hootsuite Inc. : Happy Thanksgiving from the Chicago Art Deco Society! Enjoy the magic of the holiday, just like this magician helping a student volunteer up on stage for the 1946 Thanksgiving Dance at the Navy Pier Campus, UIC. (Photo via UIC Library Digital Collections Flickr) #vintagechicago

Hootsuite Inc. : Many early books on Art Deco such as this from 1972 had virtually no text. The just-published book from Chicago Art Deco is full of context and research from leading Chicago scholars! The perfect holiday gift 🎁

Hootsuite Inc. : A photo from last weeks book launch event at the Newberry Library! CADS members, donors, and new faces alike celebrated the release of our book Art Deco Chicago: Designing Modern America. Visit chicagodeco.org/store to purchase a copy for yourself!

Hootsuite Inc. : The Chicagoan, one of our regular social media features, is also covered in our book, Art Deco Chicago! Order your copy today at the link in our bio. (Cover Copyright The Quigley Publishing Company, a Division of QP Media, Inc.) #artdecochi #designingmodernamerica #chicago

Hootsuite Inc. : This Thursdays #decoobject is a 1939 Jukebox featured both in our book Art Deco Chicago and the Chicago History Museums new exhibit: Modern by Design: Chicago Streamlines America. Pick up a copy at the Museum bookstore or order online at the link in our bio! #vintage #chicago

Hootsuite Inc. : A detail shot of the Adler Planetarium by James Caulfield, yet another one of the fabulous images in our new book, Art Deco Chicago! Visit the link in our bio to order a copy. #architecture #chicago #artdeco #artdecochicago #artdecochi #adlerplanetarium #leo #horoscope