Inspired by Wright
Dramatic Nighttime Photographs of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Desert Laboratory
Andrew Pielage’s photography shares the surreal beauty of Taliesin West’s striking structures against a dark desert backdrop.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Oct 18, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright’s San Francisco Gift Shop Meets Iconic Italian Design
Italian luxury brand ISAIA opened its first San Francisco boutique in Frank Lloyd Wright’s V.C. Morris Gift Shop (1948).
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Oct 5, 2017
The Interactive Art of Taliesin West’s Desert
Behind Taliesin West, amongst the student desert shelters and Sonoran Desert life, former student of the School of Architecture at Taliesin’s Immersion Program, Kathleen Werner, created a movable, interactive art installation called the “Etazin Circle.” We asked Werner a bit about how Taliesin West’s environment led to this mesmerizing, innovative art piece.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Sep 26, 2017
Architecture School Immersion Students Build Timber Installation at Taliesin
“[Wood] is the most humanly intimate of all materials. Man loves his association with it, likes to feel it under his hand, sympathetic to his touch and to his eye. Wood is universally beautiful to Man.” – Frank Lloyd Wright, 1928
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Aug 10, 2017
Celebrating Frank Lloyd Wright with Music
Two concerts at Taliesin’s historic Hillside Theater celebrate the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth. Taliesin Music Director, Effi Casey, and Jason Silverman reflect.
Effi Casey | Aug 3, 2017
Biomimicry and the Desert Home
An avid outdoorsman and Seattle native, VALI Homes founder and current Arizona resident Austin Trautman struggled to find beauty in what appeared to him a dry and lifeless landscape. Yet after a few months of biking, hiking, and camping the Sonoran desert, he developed a profound sense of awe in the life-sustaining structure of native plants and used them as inspiration for building the ideal desert home.
Austin Trautman | Jun 30, 2017