Tag Archives: Art Deco

Monday Morning Blues – Recoleta Cemetery in Buenos Aires, Argentina

The most famous grave in the cemetery is the site where Eva Peron is laid to rest. It is said that such was her popularity in the whole of South America that florists the length of the continent sold out of flowers during the mourning period. Recoleta Cemetery is an amazing collection of extravagant graves […]

The Edificio López Serrano Apartments in Havana, Cuba

I have always appreciated an aesthetically pleasing building and my appreciation of Art Deco was heightened when I visited Miami in the early 2000s. Although I don’t exactly go out of my way to spot certain buildings, if they happen to be located where I find myself I will go out of my way to […]

Havana Opera House

Hasta La Vista Havana – Part Two

From the moment we received an unexpected mojito welcome at the ace Casavana, our time in Havana had been brilliant. Would day two keep up the enjoyment? You bet.  First port of call was the iconic Hotel Nacional, where we would be staying that evening as the first part of out organised tour with G […]

Greater London Art Deco Buildings by Gregory Edwards

With this post I wanted to highlight the works of my very good and talented friend Gregory Edwards. Gregory has spent years taking photographs of the exteriors and interiors of Greater London’s Art Deco buildings. This has been a real labour of love and he has now started to bring out a series of Apple […]