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Melodie Dearden Creates a Perfect Gingerbread Replica of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater!

We had to share this ambitious gingerbread masterpiece replicating in small scale Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, created by culinary artist Melodie Dearden. On Dearden's Garden Melodies blog, she shares the painstaking process of building such an intricate

Home of the Day: In good company on Glendower

A steep stairway leads up to this 1949 Traditional, which sits on the same street as Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis House and Richard Neutra’s Wirin House in Los Feliz. The four-bedroom residence makes the most of its lofted setting with a large bay window in the living room and a...

Wright Architecture School Sets Fund-raising Goal for Independence

last weekArts : ArtsBeat

To achieve its independence from the the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, an architecture school says it needs to raise $2 million by the end of 2015.

Sold Stuff: Lloyd Wright House Restored by Diane Keaton Finally Sells

Photo via Big Orange Landmarks The storied Samuel-Novarro House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright's son Lloyd Wright is officially sold, Curbed LA reports. Originally built for silent film star Ramon Novarro's assistant and companion Louis Samuel in the late '20s,...

Wright Stuff: The oceanfront house that today sits...

The oceanfront house that today sits at 830 El Camino del Mar in Sea Cliff is undoubtedly a beauty, but the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home that was originally planned for the property was even more divine. Wright drew several versions...

On the Market: As usual, the rampant practice of...

As usual, the rampant practice of describing something as "Wrightean" just because it was designed by an architect who studied under Frank Lloyd Wright is pretty far off with Curbed National's House of the Day, a rehabbed 1956 dwelling by...

Required Reading

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

This week, net neutrality, photographic muzak, naïve techno-utopianism, Frank Lloyd Wright's photographer, professional video game player superstars, crappy design, and more.

AM Linkage: Frank Lloyd Wright in CA; $10M for Bridge Bike Path; Uber Bros

Photo via Sergio Ruiz · Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, "the smartest bro in the room" · $10M approved for design of Bay Bridge bike path · 'Frank Lloyd Wright on the West Coast' · Tech surveillance devices would require public...

Actor and Architecture Combinations, Illustrated by Federico Babina

last monthOdd : Neatorama

Italian architect and illustrator Federico Babina's "Archilife" series pairs famous actors with architectural masterpieces by Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, Mies van der Rohe, Alvar Aalto and others. Babina (featured previously at...Show More Summary

UK Planning Inspector Blocks “Unexceptional” Frank Lloyd Wright House

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

The construction of the first Frank Lloyd Wright house in the UK has been officially derailed by planning officials who just can’t see what all the fuss over Wright is about, Architect's Journal reported.

Curbed Features: When Pedro E. Guerrero met Frank...

When Pedro E. Guerrero met Frank Lloyd Wright, Wright was a famed 72-year-old architect and Guerrero was a 22-year-old aspiring photographer and art school dropout. Guerrero presented the "world's worst portfolio," including a shot of a dead pelican and nudes...

Curbed Features: When Pedro E. Guerrero met Frank...

When Pedro E. Guerrero met Frank Lloyd Wright, Wright was a famed 72-year-old architect and Guerrero was a 22-year-old aspiring photographer and art school dropout. Guerrero presented the "world's worst portfolio," including a shot of a dead pelican and nudes...

Curbed Features: How a 22-Year-Old Became Wright's Trusted Photographer

All photos copyright Pedro E. Guerrero. When Frank Lloyd Wright hired Pedro E. Guerrero to photograph Taliesin West in 1939, neither knew it would lead to one of the most important relationships in architectural history. Wright was 72 and...

Planning Inspector Nixes Plans for Frank Lloyd Wright House in Bristol

Frank Lloyd Wright enthusiast Dr. Hugh Petter wants to build a Wright-designed home in Tyntesfield Springs near Bristol in the UK, a house originally designed in 1947 for the O'Keefe family in California. Dr. Petter negotiated for eight years with the Frank

Wright Stuff: U.K.'s First Frank Lloyd Wright Design Blocked Once Again

An original Wright sketch of the home, which was designed in 1947 for a site on the Santa Barbara coast. Image via The Guardian A British Frank Lloyd Wright enthusiast has been blocked once again from building one of...

Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture School Might Not Lose Accreditation After All

Raise the money, and you can have your independent institution, Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation president tells students and alumni. The embattled Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture School may have worked out a plan that will allow its master's program to continue. Read Full Story

Clones: Chicago has no great dearth of...

Chicago has no great dearth of flat-roofed houses designed by Prairie poohbah Frank Lloyd Wright, but if any of those don't meet a homebuyer's criteria, there are always design clones, one of which is currently on the market for $825,000....

New Plan for Archicture School at Wright Foundation

In an effort to maintain accreditation for its architecture school, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation approves a plan that could lead to the school's independent incorporation.

Why Are Victorian Houses So Creepy?

Frank Lloyd Wright, the Addams Family, and Hitchcock: How Victorian architecture became the default haunted house. Americans have a very specific idea about what makes a house look creepy. If you search for "haunted house" on Google images, only one type of architecture appears in the first 25 images: a Victorian mansion. Read Full Story

Wright Stuff: Historic Frank Lloyd Wright House Sells After 17 Price Cuts

Photos via Curbed Chicago Amid a dizzying amount of early Frank Lloyd Wright designs on the market in Chicagoland recently (many of them having been PriceChopped), today Curbed Chicago finally has some good news to share: Wright's Robert Emmond house...

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