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Postby lmviterbo » Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:03 am

Ystad, :flag-se: Sweden
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ferry to Świnoujście, :flag-pl: Poland

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Postby LITO » Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:23 pm

Zeebrugge :flag-be: to Hull :flag-uk:

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Postby LArdennais » Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:46 pm

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Postby LITO » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:01 am

Art deco architecture
find art deco buildings in cities

Amsterdam :flag-nl:
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Postby lmviterbo » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:54 am

That is a magnificent building I didn't know of but I had to check if it's known as being Art Deco, because to me it looked like a precursor of Modernist architecture, so I thought of Expressionist architecture but not Art Deco. Well, turns out I had forgotten what I learned 30 years ago, as I was thinking of Art Nouveau and not Art Deco.

I found out that the building is De Dageraad, from 1920, by the architects Michel de Klerk and Piet Kramer. In fact, it's known as belonging to the Amsterdam School (style / movement), which is indeed a movement within Expressionism. A few sources call it Art Deco.

Now for my Art Deco building:

Brussels (Bruxelles / Brussel), :flag-be: Belgium
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Villa Empain, 1930–34, by Swiss architect Michel Polak

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Postby laurentina » Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:22 am

Calais :flag-fr:
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Postby erasmuston » Mon Mar 20, 2017 11:06 am

Deventer :flag-nl: , bioscoop Luxor

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Exeter :flag-uk: (Zenith house)

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Postby lmviterbo » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:57 pm

Fort Worth, TX, Image United States
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Postby laurentina » Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:59 pm

Gent :flag-be:
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Postby LITO » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:12 am

Hanoi , Viet-Nam

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Postby erasmuston » Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:56 am

IJmuiden :flag-nl: hotel Augusta

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Postby laurentina » Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:07 am

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Postby LITO » Wed Mar 22, 2017 5:04 pm

Kaunas :flag-lt: ( central post office)

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Postby laurentina » Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:32 pm

Lisboa :flag-pt:
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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