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Old January 20th, 2016, 05:00 PM   #621
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Bandung, Indonesia

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Old January 20th, 2016, 05:05 PM   #622
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bank bjb - Bandung, West Java, Indonesia by John Meckley, on Flickr

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Bandung, West Java, Indonesia by John Meckley, on Flickr

Landmark - Bandung, West Java, Indonesia by John Meckley, on Flickr


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Old January 20th, 2016, 05:11 PM   #623
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Villa Isolla

Villa Isola - Bandung, West Java, Indonesia by John Meckley, on Flickr

Villa Isola, Bandung, Indonesia by Stanislas Quesque, on Flickr

Hotel Homann

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Old January 21st, 2016, 04:38 AM   #624
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Departemen perhubungan laut, Jakarta, Indonesia

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Departemen Energi dan Sumber Daya Mineral


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Old January 24th, 2016, 03:52 AM   #625
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Not the best example but nonetheless Art Deco, quite unusual, and not what you would expect in the area - Central Lofts, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.





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Old January 27th, 2016, 05:03 PM   #626
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Do you agree the first art deco building is Theatre des Champs Elysees, by Auguste Perret?[/IMG]
No, I don't agree. Theatre des Champs Elysees was built 1911 to 1913, House Rheingold in Berlin was built 1905 to 1907:



















Amazing building and far ahead of its time. Unfortunately it was damaged in WWII and later completely torn down.
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Old February 1st, 2016, 05:45 PM   #627
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It must be reconstructed!!!!!!!!!
It's Germany's duty to do it!

Is the first of it's type!
Or do you know any previous trully art deco building?
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Old March 28th, 2016, 07:10 PM   #628
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Beautiful, but I think this really is art nouveau. Some Northern, geometrical jugendstil structures could be regarded as proto-deco architecture, but their spirit and architectural philosophy is different. They're older too!
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TORONTO, CANADA

Some art deco and deco-ish buildings in Canada's financial capital.
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Old July 5th, 2016, 03:13 AM   #631
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The National Theatre of Iceland, Reykjavík
by Guðjón Samúelsson 1928-1950




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Old July 9th, 2016, 04:30 PM   #632
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Beresford Building, William Beresford Inglis, 1938

Originally built as a hotel for Glasgow's Empire Exhibition, it was converted for use as a student hall of residence before being coverted to flats/apartments in 2002


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Art Deco Glasgow - Cinemas

some of Glasgow's surviving deco cinemas

former Cosmo Cinema, W J Anderson II (John MacKissack and Son), 1938-9. still in use as the Glasgow Film Theatre.

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former Lyceum Cinema, C J McNair and Elder, 1937-8. derelict since 2006.

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former Govanhill Picture House, Eric A Sutherland, 1926. plans for conversion to residential.

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former Ascot Cinema, C J McNair, 1939. converted to flats 2001.

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former Riddrie Picture House, James McKissack of John McKissack & Son, 1938. operates as a bing hall.

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former Paramount Cinema, Frank Verity and Samuel Beverley, 1934. operated as an Odeon cinema until 2006, auditorium has since been replaced with an office block leaving only the entrance/foyer portion of the building

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as a bonus as its on the same block as the one above, former Commercial Bank of Scotland, James Miller, 1930. now a bar and offices.

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The Jones on Main (Gulf Building) Houston, Tx
Built: 1929


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Art Deco on a Foggy Houston Evening by Adam Baker, on Flickr


JP Morgan Chase Building, Houston by Jill Carlson (jillcarlson.org), on Flickr
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Marcay Opera Theater, Venezuela. Recently restored.























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