Travel Gems

Art Deco Architecture

This week our obsession is all things Art Deco, as we celebrate the launch of Baja Precious, a collection that channels the aesthetic of this captivating era. Here's our pick of architectural Art Deco gems from around the globe.

  • Cementerio Municipal de Azul

    This Art Deco angel sits at the entrance to the Cementerio Municipal de Azul in Buenos Aires.

  • Carreras Cigarette Factory

    The Egyptian revival design of the Carreras Cigarette Factory building in London’s Camden.

  • Chrysler building

    Concentric curves and triangular patterns form the Art Deco crown of the Chrysler building, New York.

  • Miami Beach

    The pastel colours of Miami Beach’s Art Deco buildings look like sugar-coated constructions.

  • Napier building

    Many parts of Napier in New Zealand were completely rebuilt following an earthquake in 1931.

Photos courtesy of Christian Ostrosky, Annie, John Weiss, Sandra Cohen-Rose and Colin Rose, and Brendan, via Flickr.

Read more about our Art Deco inspired Baja Precious collection.

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