Wiki -"The term "art deco" first saw wide use after an exhibition in 1966, referring to the 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes that was the culmination of high-end style moderne in Paris."
- Art deco was frequently featured in ocean liners, theatres, cinemas. It has very geometeric, eclectic, streamlined style. It has been said that it's influences come from Aztec Mexico, Africa & Egypt. alk