Art Deco is the predominant decorative art style of the and characterized by precise and boldly delineated geometric shapes and strong colors, and used most notably in household objects and in architecture. And it is one of my favorite art styles.
The Queen of Art Deco - 1930 Chrysler Building, Manhattan, New York. The Chrysler Building was was built before the Empire State building for Walter Chrysler's growing business. (Chrysler paid for it out of his own pocket, not out of the business).