Art Deco in the Former French Concession


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Join this walking tour to learn about the architectural style that defined the Jazz Age and dominated Shanghai style during the 1930s — especially in the leafy, affluent, and eminently walkable French Concession. Your guide will be Patrick Cranley, founder of Historic Shanghai, the organization that hosted the World Congress on Art Deco right here in Shanghai in 2015. Patrick will describe the three main phases of Art Deco design using the many homes and apartment houses along the way, as well as evoke the lives and times of their former residents.

Date:
Monday, June 19

Time:
9:45am Registration, 10:00am-12:30pm

Meet:
Hengshan Picardie Hotel lobby
534 Hengshan Lu at Wanping Lu
Zhaojiabang Metro Station (Lines 7 and 9), exit 4
衡山路534號

Finish:
Huaihai Middle Road/Wulumuqi Lu

Cost:
RMB 250

Please email events@seashanghai.org by June 16, under subject type “Art Deco Walk” and include your membership number, mobile phone number, and WeChat ID. SEA cancellation policy applies after June 16. SEA coordinator is Jennifer Schmidt, mobile: 156-9217-9207.