Archives for April, 2009

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deco in the detail

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Article by Paul G. Russell

T
he complex background of forces that lies behind what came to be called Art Deco retrospectively in 1966 is an amalgam...
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style graphique, style de vie

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Article by Marc H. Choko

L
a plupart des grandes villes canadiennes comptent quelques beaux exemples de bâtiments art déco. L’édifice Aldred, le Pavillon central de l’Université...
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Stepping on a skyscraper

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Article by David A. Hanks

J
oseph Claude Sinel (1889-1975) was among the earliest in the emerging profession of industrial design in North America, along with more...
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Lyle and the moderne

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Article by Glenn McArthur

J
ohn M. Lyle was one of the pre-eminent architects of the first half of the twentieth century in Canada. He was acknowledged by...
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