- Associated Press - Saturday, March 8, 2014

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - The wide-ranging examples of art deco design in Detroit will be the topic of a talk by a writer, preservationist and expert of the style.

Rebecca Binno Savage will talk at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Lorenzo Cultural Center in Macomb County’s Clinton Township. Her presentation, “Art Deco in Detroit,” is part of “The Roaring Twenties: From Riches to Rags” series.

Savage will explore examples of the decorative style of the late 1920s and ‘30s based generally on geometric forms. They include downtown’s Fisher and Penobscot buildings as well theaters, homes and churches.


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Admission is free but registration is required.

The center is part of Macomb Community College.



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www.lorenzoculturalcenter.com

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