Arts in Context

Austin Deco

Season 2 Episode 14 | 28m

Austin Deco takes Arts In Context on a journey through time as we tour some of the city's most iconic Art Deco buildings. Originating in Paris in 1925, the style made famous for its vertical lines, geometric patterns and detailed ornamentation took the Western world by storm. While many of Austin's Art Deco buildings have been torn down, Austin Deco shows us that the city still boasts an impressiv

Aired: 05/30/12

Rating: NR

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