China’s art deco influence: how the East redefined the French design movement

//China’s art deco influence: how the East redefined the French design movement

China’s art deco influence: how the East redefined the French design movement

The 2013 release ofThe Great Gatsby reignited the fashion for 1920s nostalgia, and not just for the joie-de-vivre that is symbolic of the era – but also for the opulence of the art deco design movement known for its rich colours, bold geometry and decadent detail work. Art deco captured the energy of the moment, and like Jay Gatsby for Daisy Buchanan, we can’t get enough.City University of Hong Kong’s CityU Exhibition Gallery is evoking those heady days of fringed flappers and subterranean…

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