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The exuberant Art Deco style, dominant in the 1920s and 30s, influenced every sphere of design from fashion and entertainment to architecture, interiors and industrial design, some resulting in a level of luxury unmatched to this day.

In Streamline, a collaboration between Royal Selangor and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, the stylish reinterpretation of a motif from a Marion Dorn (1889 – 1964) rug of 1935 in the museum’s collections captures the era’s overlapping obsession with glamour, function and technological modernity in a range of strikingly elegant home accessories.

The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art and design with its collections unrivalled in their scope and diversity. Housing a permanent collection of over 2.3 million objects that span over 5,000 years of human creativity, the V&A is an infinite resource for design, innovation and craftsmanship.

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