24.10.2019 / 20:00 / Hamburg, DESY Auditorium, building 5

Lecture of The Arts Socienty Hamburg

Riviera Paradise: Arts, Design and Pleasure in the 1920s

Mary Alexander ( Guest are welcome)

Since the 19th century English high society had 'wintered over' on the Côte d'Azur, but always left by April. In the early 1920's, however, an intoxicating mix of artists, writers, musicians and international visitors, inspired by a mythological seascape of luminous colours, created a new summer season. Traditional boundaries were torn down.

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