The high school in Priest River was built by the WPA in 1940 and is in the Art Moderne style
. Closer to home, Boise High School is great example of Neo Classical architecture.
The Elmdon building is a 1930s' Moderne style
Department of the Interior describes the building as an excellent example of a pre-World War II meatpacking plant constructed in the Moderne style
to meet the evolving industry standards of beef slaughter and packaging.
Alexis de Sakhnoffsky, known as the inventor of the Streamline Moderne style
, designed the lavish deco interior; Gordon B.
Budji+Royal Architecture+Design firm rendered its signature Tropical Moderne style
, characterized by understated elegance, coziness and nubby and organic textures.
2| Fifty-seven individual clear and green pieces of mirrored glass are set in a hand-wrought frame finished in Renaissance gold for Cailloux by Christopher Guy, a piece inspired by Art Moderne style
but decidedly contemporary (price on request).
Located just east of the High Line and across from the Standard Hotel, the six-story office and retail building at 837 Washington Street will feature a four-story glass and steel addition built atop an existing two-story 1938 Moderne style
It is also considered to be a rare and good example of a 1930s streamlined Moderne style
cinema with well executed decorative detailing.
Art deco's interest in hand-crafted, limited edition pieces was a problem to modernist designers, and their criticisms brought about a change to the moderne style
. They argued design should be for everyone, not just the wealthy and this meant accepting the machine to provide designs.
The new building mass is set back from the historic facade, stepping back in order to reduce bulk and create private terraces, and features the horizontal curved forms, strong vertical elements, and detailing of the Streamline Moderne style
. Two levels of underground parking serve the residential units and the commercial/retail spaces.
Aaron Ellis said he is looking for a tenant to lease 5,000 square feet in the art moderne style
building, which was declared a city historic landmark in 1986.
It will be a collection of three elegant mid-rise buildings of condominiums and lofts and 46 single-family, island homes that reflect the Art Moderne style
of Miami Beach.