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Getty Foundation launches effort to conserve modern architectural gems

10 hours agoArts : Culture Monster

The Getty Foundation has announced a major new conservation initiative for modern architecture, funding work on 10 landmark designs around the world including Jørn Utzon’s Sydney Opera House in Australia, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House in Chicago and the Ray and Charles...

Getty Foundation launches effort to conserve modern architectural gems

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Getty Foundation has announced a major new conservation initiative for modern architecture, funding work on 10 landmark designs around the world including Jørn Utzon’s Sydney Opera House in Australia, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House in Chicago and the Ray and Charles...

Petitions: Alumni Fight for the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture

Ever since the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture first faced with the threat of losing its accreditation, hoards of alumni have banded together to launch a petition on change.org. "The School is a vibrant, rigorous, and fully accredited...

PriceChopper: Curbed Chicago reports that the William...

Curbed Chicago reports that the William Winslow House —which was Frank Lloyd Wright's first totally independent commission—just got a major Pricechop, bringing the ask down to $1.699M. Listed for $2.4M in December for the first time in 55 years, the...

Passive NewenHouse is Heated With Less Energy Needed for a Hair Dryer – in Cold Wisconsin!

Sonya's house is instantly recognizable from the street. Located in a quiet neighborhood in a productive (and beautiful) agricultural area just over an hour west of Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic Taliesin, the home is distinctive not only for its striking color

Wright Stuff: Weary Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Schooler Gets 10th Price Cut

Frank Lloyd Wright's George Madison Millard House in Highland Park, Chicago, just received its tenth price reduction, which is surely grounds for induction into the Pricechopper Hall of Fame, as well as a recognition that being designed by the...

3-D Printing Saves A Deteriorating Frank Lloyd Wright Building

Time has not been kind to the complex textile blocks of Florida Southern College's Annie Pfeiffer Chapel. 3-D printing is helping restore a decaying Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece in Child of the Sun, an architectural district at Florida Southern College, to its former glory. Show More Summary

Preservation Watch: Frank Lloyd Wright Chapel Gets a 3D-Printed Restoration

Photo via Design Boom A chapel designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is right now on the receiving end of a high-tech restoration, courtesy of a 3D printer, those ever-buzzworthy machines previously responsible for resolving mankind's lack of giant dollhouse furniture...

Frank Lloyd Wright Chapel Restored with 3D Printing — Design News

There are 12 buildings in total that make up Frank Lloyd Wright's Child of the Sun collective on the Florida Southern Colleges campus. With a $50,000 grant and affordable 3D printing, the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel was restored in exact architectural detail. Show More Summary

Frank Lloyd Wright Inspires Todd Snyder for Spring/Summer 2015

Todd Snyder‘s Spring/Summer 2015 collection was inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright‘s famous quote, “Form follows function — that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.” Indeed, there isn’t a war between form and… Frank Lloyd Wright Inspires Todd Snyder for Spring/Summer 2015 is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.

Stay Overnight In These Frank Lloyd Wright Houses

It's our third edition of Gothamist's travel content, Gothamist Getaways. A few times a year, we'll have a week of posts featuring looks at travel, food, products and tips—near and far—for making your trips more enjoyable. So sit back, dream of your next journey and let us know if you have any hints for us—email travel@gothamist.com. [ more › ]

Frank Lloyd Wright school's future divides leaders

PHOENIX (AP) — The future of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture has divided the institution named for the iconic designer. The quest to keep its accreditation status has some school board members concerned the degree program will end, while its foundation denied the school is in danger of closing.

Piasa to offer works by designer, artist, socialite & fashion museum Gabriella Crespi

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

She was born in 1922 and grew up in Tuscany, near Florence, before studying architecture at the Politecnico in Milan, where she discovered Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright. She married into one of Italy?s wealthiest families, who owned the Corriere della Sera and a textiles empire. Show More Summary

A Frank Lloyd Wright House Is One Of America's Most Endangered Historic Places

A local foundation is raising funds to restore it. Years of exposure to hurricanes and high winds have taken their toll on Frank Lloyd Wright's Spring House, the only private residence the architect designed in Florida. This year, the National Trust For Historic Preservation has listed the home as one of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. Read Full Story

Spiralling Tensions at Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture School

3 weeks agoArts : ArtsBeat

The school's board of governors and the Wright Foundation's board are battling over the future of the school.

Wright Stuff: Looks like the Frank Lloyd Wright...

Looks like the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture might lose its accreditation, as it apparently is "no longer meeting requirements" set by the Higher Learning Commission. Founded by the starchitect himself in 1932, the college, which is split between...

Crowdfunding to Save Frank Lloyd Wright’s Spring House in Tallahassee

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Spring House in Tallahassee, Florida, was recently listed on the “11 Most Endangered Historic Places in America” by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Spring House Institute is trying to save it. They have started

Frank Lloyd Wright School Of Architecture Could Lose Its Accreditation

The 82-year-old legendary architecture school may no longer be able to produce future architects. The Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, opened in 1932 by its legendary namesake, is in danger of losing its accreditation to offer a Master of Architecture degree. Show More Summary

Preservation Watch: Advocates Fight to Save Frank Lloyd Wright's Spring House

Photo via Preserve Spring House Topping the list of imperiled historic buildings out there, starchitect Frank Lloyd Wright's 1954 Spring House—a hemicycle family home on the edge of Tallahassee, Fla.—is the star of a new internet crowd-funding campaign that hopes...

House of the Day: 1965 Gem by Frank Lloyd Wright Associate John Howe Asks $2M

4 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

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. Click here to view the full...

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