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Feast your eyes on Durban’s art deco heritage

The South African | Erene Oberholzer

Established in the years between the two world wars, Art Deco architecture has been dazzling the world for almost 100 years. As of today, it’s still very much an inspiration for many.

Art Deco’s name derives from the Paris Exhibition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Moderernes held in 1925. According to Kznia-Journal, the inception of Art Deco was strongly influenced by the rapid changes in popular social culture that predominated the jazz-age or the roaring 20’s that followed WW1… Read more

Image: The Quadrant House is a national monument situated near the harbor. (Picture courtesy: Instagram)

2018-10-23T19:39:38+00:00