Birmingham Conservation Trust joined twitter a few weeks ago. We’ve been able to have some very enjoyable conversations with people use the service. This morning Najm Clayton (who’s is doing a photostudy of Art Deco in Birmingham) asked us this question:
The most obvious help we an give is to ask for any suggestions and point you in the direction of two places:
1 Flickr has loads of photos of Birmingham Buildings – this search is for Art Deco and Birmingham UK.
2 Wikipedia can help – start with: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Architecture_of_Birmingham
We quickly got a couple of responses. Julia Larden of the Acocks Green Focus Group suggested Lee Longland and shopping areas in Acocks Green:
My personal favourite (I’m Nick Booth – one of the volunteer trustees) is the former Odeon in Kingstanding which was the first built in this style.
Good luck and any further tips please add below.