2017 World Congress of Art Deco to be held in Cleveland

May 14, 2017



We are excited to announce the 2017 World Congress to be held in Cleveland from May 14-21.

This Congress will focus on the works of distinguished artists, designers, and craftsmen in America’s industrial heartland.


Rose Iron Works will be featured.

Bob Rose, third generation president, will present Rose Iron’s history, including Paul Feher’s tenure as resident designer, and its contribution to the American Art Deco Movement.

The attendees will tour Rose Iron Works.


Pre-Congress events in Cincinnati and Detroit, as well as Post-Congress activities in Pittsburgh and a visit to Fallingwater will all celebrate exciting American Modernist design.


Dates for all activities include:

Cincinnati Pre-Congress – May 7-10, 2017

Detroit Pre-Congress – May 11-13, 2017

Cleveland World Congress – May 14-21, 2017

Pittsburgh Post-Congress – May 21-24, 2017


For the most up-to-date event information and registration details, visit the official Congress site at ArtDecoWorldCongress.org.


20th Century Society USA

The event is organized and hosted by Mick Beyer, head of the 20th Century Society