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Frank Lloyd Wright on the “Taliesin Smell” of Winter
The following excerpt titled “Sniff Taliesin,” was taken from the fifth section of Frank Lloyd Wright’s “An Autobiography,” Form.
Frank Lloyd Wright | Dec 21, 2017
Willey House Stories Part 2 – Influencing Vernacular Architecture
Every house has stories to tell, particularly if the house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Some stories are familiar. Some are even true. Some, true or not, have been lost to time, while others are yet to be told. Steve Sikora, owner of the Willey House, continues his exploration of the home and its influence on architecture and society.
Steve Sikora | Dec 14, 2017
A Visual History Through the Life of America’s Greatest Architect
Explore the life and work of Frank Lloyd Wright with illustrations by School of Architecture at Taliesin graduate students, Conor Denison and Jan Sobotka.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Dec 5, 2017
Which Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Bear These Red Squares?
Find out which Frank Lloyd Wright buildings’ red tiles are featured in the Frank Lloyd Wright Quarterly.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Nov 17, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright: Books That Have Meant the Most to Me
The following excerpt was originally published in a September 1932 issue of Scholastic magazine, and then in Frank Lloyd Wright Collected Writings, Vol. III, edited by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer.
Frank Lloyd Wright | Nov 16, 2017
Willey House Stories Part 1 – The Open Plan Kitchen
Every house has stories to tell, particularly if the house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Some stories are familiar. Some are even true. Some, true or not, have been lost to time, while others are yet to be told.
Steve Sikora | Nov 10, 2017
Rising from the Ashes
A personal reflection on the tragedies of Frank Lloyd Wright by Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation President and CEO Stuart Graff.
Stuart Graff | Oct 26, 2017
Music Pavilion Roof Restored with Sunbrella Fabric
Thanks to a generous donation, the discolored interior canvas ceiling of Taliesin West’s Music Pavilion, has been replaced by a high-quality Sunbrella fabric. We’ve documented the transformation, and process of taking the significant space back to Wright’s intended aesthetic.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Sep 29, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hymn to Autumn
The following excerpt titled “Autumn,” was taken from Book Four, Freedom, of Frank Lloyd Wright’s “An Autobiography.”
Frank Lloyd Wright | Sep 22, 2017