Christ’s Resurrection Basilica. Photograph: Stephane Victor/Getty Images
Art deco’s straight lines and bold shapes were an expression of early-20th-century belief in technology and progress. The Guardian has listed 10 cities around Europe that best showcase this exuberance – and Kaunas is number two (at least in the article), right after Paris!
Valencia, Bucharest, Berlin and Nice were also nominated, among others.