For over twenty-five years, William W. Crouse has collected art deco posters and decorative objects for his personal collection. As a poster aficionado and collector, Mr. Crouse has amassed a collection of over 300 posters. Many are sought-after posters created between WWI and WWII and reflect the modernist graphic design that once was featured on billboards and brand marketing across the world.
Learn about the history of art deco graphic design and how it influenced Mr. Crouse’s personal collection. Also experience seeing some select pieces of his collection and his book, The Art Deco Posters, which will be on display at the art lecture.