Art deco buildings tended to be very chaotic and ambiguous as they were made up by geometric and structured forms to visually communicate masculinity to the form. The geometric forms became a sequential element of the period that even began to influence fashion, furniture and product design. The geometric forms of buildings was commonly found within the top of the form and were influenced by the Egyptian period.

Art Deco church - Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, located in downtown Tulsa, Oklahoma (Guided tours of the building are given every Sunday after the worship service)

The streamlined motocycle was an icon during the period as it transformed the vehicle from being a masculine form to one that was elegant and luxurious. The sequence of streamlining impacted the way the wheels appeared, the handle and the overall silhouette.

The streamlined motocycle was an icon during the period as it transformed the vehicle from being a masculine form to one that was elegant and luxurious. The sequence of streamlining impacted the way the wheels appeared, the handle and the overall silhouette.


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