Beating Against the Current: The Art Deco Society of California Fends off Time in their Preservations for Architectural 20th Century Genius

By Marjorie Magazine This article originally appeared in the 2020 Print Issue Roaring Twenties: an Encore It was as if we stepped into a dream. September 11, 2016 was a Sunday, bright and hot, yet cheery and surreal to find ourselves walking among the stretch of green on a sleepy Oakland Hills mansion, sprawling in… Read More Beating Against the Current: The Art Deco Society of California Fends off Time in their Preservations for Architectural 20th Century Genius

The Golden Gate Bridge Turns 83: Happy Birthday to Our Grand Lady of the West!

This week celebrates a momentous moment in art deco history: the day that the Golden Gate Bridge officially opened on May 27th, 1937. From symbols of America’s resilience from sea to shining sea, to her disastrous cameo appearances in films like Planet of the Apes and Godzilla, the Golden Gate Bridge remains a fixed icon… Read More The Golden Gate Bridge Turns 83: Happy Birthday to Our Grand Lady of the West!

A Glittering New Year With the Art Deco Society of California

By Roxanna Meta, Editorial Director Photos by Subversive Photography Gee, doesn’t this 2020 look an awful lot like 1920? To ring in the new year, Marjorie had the honor of traveling back in time to the Art Deco Society of California’s annual Member Appreciation Party on January 11. And what a glamorous night it was!… Read More A Glittering New Year With the Art Deco Society of California

Watch The Shape of Water with a Lost Song by Marilyn Monroe this October

With the release of the widely acclaimed The Shape of Water on HBO earlier this fall, fans and new viewers of Guillermo del Toro’s sci-fi love thriller can treat themselves to the film with the new fascinating and sad knowledge that within one scene lies a lost recording by Marilyn Monroe herself. “How Wrong Can I… Read More Watch The Shape of Water with a Lost Song by Marilyn Monroe this October