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Author Windover, Michael.

Title Art deco : a mode of mobility / Michael Windover ; foreword by Rhodri Windsor Liscombe
Published Québec : Presses de l'Université du Québec, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 289 pages) : illustrations (some color), portraits
Series Patrimoine urbain ; 9
Collection "Le Patrimoine urbain" ; 9
Contents Introduction : Art Deco at a Crossroads -- Chapter 1. Re-centring Deco : Imaging/Imagining Place at the Marine Building -- Chapter 2. Moving Glamour : Lifestyle, Ensemble, and Bullock's Wilshire Department Store -- Chapter 3. Exchanging Looks : "Art Dekho" Movie Theatres in Bombay -- Chapter 4. Listening To Deco : Sound Design in Canada -- Conclusion : Modern as Tomorrow's Architecture
Notes Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of British Columbia), 2009 under the title: Aestheticizing mobilities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289)
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Subject Art and popular culture.
Art deco (Architecture)
Art deco.
Motion in art.
Form Electronic book
Author Liscombe, R. W., 1946-
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