Yeah, it's not easy, surprisingly. "For brokers like Mr. Milne, marketing these houses offers unique challenges, including the need to become a Wright expert, to devise a strategy for separating potential buyers from sightseers, and to develop a convincing argument for why someone should pay a premium to live in a house with small bedrooms […]
Frank Lloyd Wright houses may be architectural masterpieces but finding a buyer isn't always easy. Take a tour of Tirranna, on the market in New Canaan, Conn., for $7.2 million.
A house by Frank Lloyd Wright is instantly recognizable, but what does it take to market, sell or even live in something designed by him.
Kaneji Domoto, a little-known architect from the Bay Area, designed five houses for the famous planned community of Usonia. The post The Japanese American Architect Who Was a Disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Here are some of my photos of The Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park (FLWHEP). The Usonian house in Kirkwood, Missouri, was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for Russell and Ruth Kraus in the 1950s. Since 2001 the non-profit FLWHEP has owned the house, has restored it, and runs tours of it. Show More Summary
The Louis Penfield House, along with plans for an unbuilt Wright design, could be yours for just $1.3 million.
The sale includes the plans (and site) for Riverrock House, Wright’s final residential design 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. Show More Summary
The Hollywood Hills West home that noted architect Lloyd Wright designed for actor Daniel De Jonghe has sold for $2.375 million. Modeled after a building designed by his more famous father, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West in Arizona, the two-bedroom home mixes stone, wood and glass into the...
Do you dream of island living and Frank Lloyd Wright homes? We've found the perfect property for you. Located on the 11-acre, heart-shaped Petra Island in New York’s Putnam County is a six bedroom, three-and-a-half bathroom abode designed by the famous architect himself. Chilton & Chadwick just listed the incredible property with a price tag of $14.92 million.[...]
A piece of prime architectural history is up for sale, and a private island comes with it. Situated on the 11 acre, heart-shaped Petra Island in New York's Putnam County, luxury real estate concierge Chilton & Chadwick have put the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed property on the market with a $14.92 million price tag. READ MORE »
Academicians warned decades ago that "the restrictive control of the master’s archives for a quarter-century after his death in 1959 by his widow, Olgivanna (who died in 1985), would set back Wright studies for a full generation, if not longer. Dissertation advisers prudently steered doctoral candidates away from Wright topics because of the extortionate research […]
This summer, the Milwaukee Art Museum joins prominent institutions across the country in celebrating the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright?s birthday. Frank Lloyd Wright: Buildings for the Prairie is on view July 28?October 15Show More Summary
Plans Matter is basically Airbnb, but only for houses with impeccable architectural pedigrees.
If you've ever roamed down the eggshell-colored, spiral ramp of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, you've had the pleasure of experiencing a Frank Lloyd Wright original. When it comes to American architecture, Wright is a legend. He...Show More Summary
PlansMatter offers architectural vacation rentals in one spot There’s a slew of Frank Lloyd Wright homes you can rent for a night or two of architecturally inspired vacationing, but for those looking to stay in an array of styles byShow More Summary
To celebrate the would-be 150th birthday of the illustrious architect, MoMA puts on an extensive display
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SC Johnson announced the opening of a new Frank Lloyd Wright exhibit of his architecture and furniture. Organized with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation in Scottsdale, Arizona, it covers most of Wisconsin’s “Frank Lloyd Wright Trail” of buildings and includes 26 miniature scale models of his best work. Show More Summary
The new book lets you fold and cut mini paper models of Unity Temple, Robie House and other famous works. [ more › ]
MILL RUN, Pa. (AP) — An overflowing stream following heavy rain toppled a large bronze statue at architect Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic Fallingwater house in Pennsylvania, officials said.