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Luxury Hat Maker Creates Limited-Edition Frank Lloyd Wright Porkpie Hat
Optimo, maker of exquisite-quality custom hats, releases limited edition Frank Lloyd Wright hat.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Nov 17, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright 150th Birthday Gala: A Red Tie Event
On November 4, 2017, Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation supporters gathered at Taliesin West in Scottsdale, Arizona, to celebrate the great architect’s legacy and continuing influence on our culture during the 150th anniversary of his birth.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Nov 7, 2017
AZ Heritage Center Opens Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona
The AZ Heritage Center, in cooperation with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, and in partnership with the Scottsdale Public Library and Tempe History Museum, is pleased to announce the opening of “Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona,” an exhibit celebrating Frank Lloyd Wright’s life and work in Arizona, and his legacy throughout the state.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Oct 23, 2017
Teaspressa Opens First Pop-Up Shop at Taliesin West
Teaspressa, a Phoenix-based gourmet beverage company and creator of the first and only healthy alternative to traditional coffee and tea, is opening its first pop-up shop expanding its location and offerings beginning Saturday, Oct. 21 at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West. Teaspressa’s new location is open to the public.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Oct 20, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright’s ‘Tirranna’ For Sale
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1955 for John Rayward, Tirranna in New Caan, Connecticut, is for sale with a reduced price.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Oct 11, 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
FLW150: The Celebration Continues
Thanks to the excitement of Wright-admirers around the world, partnerships with Wright sites, and continued special events, we’re off to a great start for this 150th year. Here’s a small look at the great things we’ve accomplished together.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Aug 31, 2017
Drawing Up the Past of Taliesin West
University of Texas at San Antonio students are helping to advance the preservation of Taliesin West by creating award-winning, computer-aided design (CAD) drawings of the space, using Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) standards.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Aug 30, 2017