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Impressive Frank Lloyd Wright House in Nevada Asks $500K

Yes, Nevada Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. Location: Boulder City, Nevada Price: $500,000 It’s...Show More Summary

Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Passed Over by UNESCO World Heritage Committee

A group nomination of 10 of the architect's masterworks was referred for later consideration. An effort to get a selection of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most important works recognized by one of the world’s foremost cultural heritage organizations...Show More Summary

UNESCO — with its "World Heritage" site designation — honors Le Corbusier and snubs Frank Lloyd Wright.

The test is “outstanding universal value” to humanity, and as The Washington Post presents it...Among the nearly two-dozen new sites inscribed on the list are Canada’s Mistaken Point, rough Newfoundland cliffs studded with some of the...Show More Summary

See Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House Taken Over by Psychedelic Art

The event opens to the public this weekend for free An L.A.-based multimedia artist is having his way with Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House. This weekend, the gorgeous home and the park where it’s perched will be transformed into...Show More Summary

A Frank Lloyd Wright Home Is Selling For Cheap in Chicago

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

One of the architect's pre-cut houses is currently on the market.

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Largest New Jersey House Asks $2.2M

Original seating still intact Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. Location: Bernardsville,...Show More Summary

Let Ken Burns explain Chicago's history on this tour

Get an in-depth look at the Windy City’s history and culture in a special event that focuses on themes from three of Ken Burns' series: “Prohibition,” “Jazz" and "Frank Lloyd Wright." The five-day tour, presented by Burns and Tauck tour company, offers a look at the years 1871 to 1933, a pivotal...

What Are You Reading This Summer? (Curious Monday)

When I heard about Architecture's Odd Couple, the new bio about Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson, I couldn't wait to read it. I have a thang for architecture, and reading about the friendly rivalry between these two opposites was too appealing to pass up. It's my summer reading. What's on your list? About CM Continue reading...

Nonfiction: In ‘Architecture’s Odd Couple,’ It’s Philip Johnson vs. Frank Lloyd Wright

Two outsize personalities, Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson, embodied contending forces in modern architecture.

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pioneering Example of Accessible Design, The Laurent House

Designed for a client who used a wheelchair, the home made its owner realize his capabilities, not his disabilities. Frank Lloyd Wright called the home "his little gem," and would tell potential clients making the trip from Chicago to Taliesin to stop by and visit to get a sense of his style. Show More Summary

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Adelman House in Wisconsin Receives Gorgeous Restoration

It’s a real beaut’ A Frank Lloyd Wright house in a state of disrepair is a sad sight. Frank Lloyd Wright’s circa-1940s Adelman House in Fox Point, Wisconsin, outside Milwaukee, has avoided just such a fate, recently undergoing a sparkling restoration by local firm The Kubala Washatko Architects (TKWA). Show More Summary

Architecture Nerds Will Love This Video Game Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

last monthHumor / odd : mental_floss

Manifold Garden, a puzzle game due out in 2017, references architecture icons like Wright, Louis Kahn, and more.

Manifold Garden: Inside the Architecture-Inspired New Video Game

Frank Lloyd Wright, level designer? That’s what artist William Chyr was thinking, from the moment he crossed the threshold at the Robie House, not far from Chyr’s own Chicago home. "The way he was using space and guiding people through the building, I think there are a lot of really good lessons," says Chyr. Show More Summary

The House That Wax Built: 1939

October 2, 1939. "Wingspread, Herbert F. Johnson Jr. residence in Racine, Wisconsin. Frank Lloyd Wright, architect. Angle view of terrace." The centerfold in this month's Progressive Patio. Gottscho-Schleisner photo. View full size.

A Sustainable Farm Rises from the Ashes of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin

In 1914, Frank Lloyd Wright's mistress was murdered, and the home he built for her was burnt to the ground. A century later, a team of farmers is trying to restore a sustainable farm on the property.

The Olfelt House by Frank Lloyd Wright – On Sale For First Time Ever

  The ‘Olfelt House’ in Minnesota, USA went on the market in June 2016 for the first time ever – and it was designed and built by Frank Lloyd Wright.  If you’ve never heard of this world-renowned American architect and interior designer, then you never heard ‘So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright‘ by Simon and […]

Rare Frank Lloyd Wright House Goes on Market For First Time Ever

Its asking price is $1,495,000 Attention all Frank Lloyd Wright enthusiasts! This week we celebrated the architect on what would have been his 149th birthday. And today, a rare Wright-designed home in Minneapolis has just gone up for...Show More Summary

A Frank Lloyd Wright Retrospective Will Open at MoMA Next Year

2 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

An expansive exhibition on the groundbreaking 20th-century architect will go on display in New York City next June.

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