Richard Farnan - Kansas City’s Art Deco Masterpieces

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

Architect Richard Farnan explores six Kansas City buildings that expemplify the best in art deco design, including the Power & Light Building and the Jackson County Courthouse.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm @ Plaza Branch

Architect Richard Farnan explores six downtown Kansas City buildings that exhibit the symmetrical elegance of the art deco style.

The program looks at the Kansas City Power & Light Bulding, the Union Carbide Building, and the Fidelity National Bank Building.

There is a sister event on July 22 that focuses on City Hall, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the Municipal Auditorium.

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