The origin of Art Deco Style Graphic Design

by xiaoliang on May 11, 2020

    Art Deco Style Graphic Design was in its heyday in 1920's and 30's, but to sum up, it was not created until 1925. Decorative art uses sharp aerodynamic look, Indian zigzag, fitness exercise wireframe, and in a more contemporary stage, spray gun / particle shape. Period cartoon, old auto show posters, book covers and movie posters can find the ultimate cases of decorative art graphic creative design style.
    This image is defined by geometry, bold curves, robust bisectors, aerodynamics, fitness lines, airbrush and Longteng. Different from the early modern simplicity, the Art Deco Style Graphic Design style tries its best to apply its illustration pictures and pattern expression to ordinary objects. But this kind of function can't be equal to the spiritual essence of decoration art design style. This kind of design style is bold, active, modern and often with futuristic color, and it comes from the world dug up in the ashes of the first World War.
    Art Deco Style Graphic Design style itself has also been revitalized in the recent two years, and has become more and more popular in the past decade.

a close up of text on a black background

To Recap, the main characteristics of the Art Deco graphic design style are…

  • bold geometric shapes
  • use of motion lines and sunbursts
  • high contrast in colours
  • flat (in terms of depth)



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