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COMING EVENT!      December 13, 2015

Holiday Gala Info - Color 2015

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chalk_it_up_iconSeptember 5, 2015

SADS Vice President, Bruce Marwick, commemorated the Society’s approaching 25th Anniversary at Sacramento’s 25th Chalk It Up! art and music festival. The event occurs during the very warm Labor Day weekend, but the results are very cool.

SADS at Chalk It Up Event Sep 5 2015
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MercuryCleanerssignPoster.aiJune 26, 2015

Sacramento Art Deco Society joined CADA and SacMod to celebrate the restoration of the Mercury Cleaners’ 1947 Neon Sign.

Mercury Cleaners Event_1940s Group Under the Sign (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

View the following articles for details about the restoration effort and key players:

http://www.comstocksmag.com/web-only/rebirth-neon-landmark

http://sacmod.org/historic-mercury-cleaners-neon-sign-re-installed/

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Neon SIgnage Lecture

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NEWS Deco RadioJune 11, 2013

The Insight show on Capital Public Radio with Beth Ruyak discussed the “Art Deco Reimagined Show” with SADS Board Member, Bruce Marwick, and artist, Bob Miller.

You can listen to the interview from the CPR WebsiteThe Deco audio segment can be found at the bottom of the page.  You’ll learn about Deco history as well as Bruce and Bob’s history with Art Deco and what inspired the show at the Blue Line Gallery in Roseville.  

SADS members are invited to attend this Saturday’s Opening Reception, June 15th from 6-9pm.   The Members Only timeframe from 6-7pm includes an opportunity to meet the artists.  (see invitation posted below in April 2013)

NEWS Art Deco Reimgained1

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NEWS Doreen Sinclair introduces 1940s Fashion at LibraryMay 21, 2013

The Capital Decades Series at the Sacramento Central Library hosted a 1940s Fashion Show narrated by Doreen Sinclair, SADS President.

Day and Evening wear were modelled by a lovely group of volunteers, including Amanda Graham, a Certified Archivist for the Sacramento Room and the Library’s hostess for the Fashion Show.

 

 

NEWS 1940s Fashion Show at Library - All Models

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April 2013

Art Deco Reimagined Flyer 2013B

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March 2013

Art Deco Reimagined Web Logo

 

 

 

“The  Sacramento Art Deco Society (SADS) and the Blue Line Arts in Roseville, California, are partnering to hold a juried show of  contemporary art inspired by the Art Deco period. It is hoped the show will  include pieces that reflect the myriad of styles from the Art Deco period,  including: Zigzag Art Deco, Streamline Moderne, Machine Age and the German Bauhaus.”

For more info:  http://www.rosevillearts.org/artdecoreimagined.html

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November 2012

Bruce Marwick interview Oct 2012

 

 

Inside the City interviews SADS Board Member, Bruce Marwick.

“He loves all things Art Deco”
By Catherine Warmerdam

http://www.insidepublications.org/index.php/24-conversation-piece/106-bruce-marwick

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July 2012

3030_T_St._gas_station“What do Korean BBQ and a Historic gas station on Alhambra have in common?”

Enjoy this wonderful article about creative Historic Preservation, written by Barbara L. Steinberg.

http://www.examiner.com/article/what-do-korean-bbq-and-a-historic-gas-station-on-alhambra-have-common-1

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February 2012

Doreen Sinclair at KVIE Downton Abbey Event Feb 2012

 

 

SADS President, Doreen Sinclair, attends the KVIE Downton Abbey Event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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December 2006

Grand Dame of Deco

 

Sacramento News & Review interviews SADS President, Doreen Sinclair.

“The Grand Dame of Deco”
By Chrisanne Beckner

 

http://www.newsreview.com/sacramento/grand-dame-of-deco/content?oid=256309

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