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Habana Deco: The Art & Art Deco Architecture of Cuba (Virtual Lecture)
January 13, 2021 - 7:00 pm
The Art Deco Society of the Palm Beaches presents this FREE virtual lecture series, in collaboration with the Armory Art Center and sponsored by the Valencia Isles Culture Club & Valencia Isles HOA.
Habana Deco: The Art & Art Deco Architecture of Cuba
For Zoom link to Free Lecture Series, visit www.ArtDecoPB.org
Speaker: Sharon Koskoff
The city of Havana is home to an endless treasure chest of Art Deco and Streamline Modern architecture; however, the infrastructure is in dire need of repair. Take a virtual tour of Cuba’s art and culture and learn about the history found in our creative and closest southern neighbor.
Sharon Koskoff Bio
Sharon Koskoff, the Duchess of Deco, is a full-time professional artist known for her Decometric Murals, graphic designs, public art installations and love of Art Deco architecture. Koskoff is a Muse Award Winner for Arts Educator of the Year 2014-16. She is a well-known tour guide and lecturer on the architecture and styling of Twentieth Century design as seen in her book, Art Deco of the Palm Beaches. Mentored by Miami Beach’s Queen of Art Deco, Barbara Baer Capitman, she is the founding president of the Art Deco Society of the Palm Beaches (ADSPB), a non-for-profit historic preservation organization established in 1987, celebrating 34 years of service.