But Young wasn’t just Frodo Lloyd Wright; he was an inventive architectural voice at the turn of the century Growing up in northern Michigan in the early 1900s, Earl Young was obsessed with boulders. Glacial boulders, to be exact—ones...Show More Summary
With Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models by Marc Hagan-Guirey, you can build tiny models of Fallingwater, the Guggenheim Museum, and Taliesin West. The post Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models Let You Build the Miniature Guggenheim of Your Dreams appeared first on Hyperallergic.
He was arguably the greatest architect of the 20th century, but he wasn't always respected in his home state. Frank Lloyd Wright was born in Richland Center, Wisconsin, briefly attended college in Madison, and lived for 50 years in Spring Green. Unfortunately, he often stiffed his contractors, he battled the government over tax bills, and he...
During a panel discussion in 1949, Frank Lloyd Wright made an undiplomatic comment about Marcel Duchamp’s celebrated picture of 1912,…
Meet Andrew Pielage, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation’s unofficial shutterbug.
Frank Lloyd Wright fans will probably have heard of the Sherman Booth House, designed and built for Wright's lawyer in Glencoe, Illinois, a suburb north of Chicago. What you might not know is that the famed architect built Booth another house to live in while the main one was being constructed, and now they are both for sale. READ MORE »
Mid-century design is certainly not a newcomer to decor trends. For years now, looks coveted by the most style-conscious include those 1950s marvels inspired by design giants like Eames and architects like Frank Lloyd Wright. Despite its popularity, there are still designers creating their own unique spins on the mid-century style, including visualizer Aleksandr Kalinov, […]
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UrbanArias presents Daron Hagen’s warm backward look at Frank Lloyd Wright in “Shining Brow.”
As part of "Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA," video artist Clarissa Tossin delivers "Ch'u Mayaa (Maya Blue)," featuring dancer Crystal Sepúlveda on the grounds of Wright's landmark Hollyhock House.
The architect's photographs from his first trip to Japan reveal his fascination with a country that played a large role in the development of his work. The post Seeing Japan Through the Eyes of Frank Lloyd Wright appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The architect's fascination with the art and architecture of Japan played a large role in the development of his work. The post The Deep, Lasting Influence of Japan on Frank Lloyd Wright appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Rather than putting a ton of effort into an outing and then just hitting one spot, why not extend the adventure? This week, we’re pairing a visit to the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s 320 square-foot city model with drinks at Prairie School. Main attraction: Chicago Architecture Foundation 224...
One of the country’s most talented and storied mixologists is setting up shop in Chicago in what is a bit of a homecoming. Jim Meehan, co-owner and founder of New York City’s pioneering PDT (Please Don’t Tell), has thrown his hat in with the Heisler Hospitality crew to build Prairie School, a new...
This year, the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright's birth, has yielded plenty of publications, exhibitions, and other events about the world's most famous modern architect. A few of them -- a book, an exhibition and a related symposium...Show More Summary
Comes with the famed architect’s signature circular style Frank Lloyd Wright protégé Daniel Liebermann—who helped build the Marin County Civic Center (1962)—last made an appearance on Curbed for this Mill Valley gem. But his works aren’t...Show More Summary
The cute one bed and one bath measures 775 square feet Those looking for a “not-so-big house” that’s “well-versed in the architectural grammar of Frank Lloyd Wright,” per the listing language, look no further than this little single-bedroom...Show More Summary
Daniel Liebermann, protege of Frank Lloyd Wright, passed away in 2015 but his unique stamp on Bay Area architecture is timeless. Working with Wright, Lieberman assisted with the construction of the Marin County Civic Center during the 1960s,and is credited with numerous outstanding homes dotting the Bay Area landscape. And now, you could own a
Some at shockingly bargain prices, to boot.
Among the towering monuments and notable tombs that fill Buffalo's historic Forest Lawn Cemetery lies a crypt that stands out from the rest. The only memorial burial chamber ever designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, Blue Sky Mausoleum was intended to be the final resting place of a longtime friend of the famed architect. Show More Summary