Although the style of Art Deco began in Paris in the 1920s, it quickly became an international style and influenced all areas of design: architecture, art, furniture, fashion, housewares, and film. A departure from the organic, sensuous lines of the Art Nouveau movement, Art Deco is characterized by linear symmetry, sleek lines, and geometric… Continue reading Art Deco: A true NYC style
As a young schoolboy growing up in France, I obstinately told my teacher, “I don’t need to learn English! I’m never going to use it!!” Yet here I am, many years later, living in the great city of NYC with my own business- and an American citizenship. I initially came to the US in… Continue reading Why I love The U.S.A.