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David & Gladys Wright House Donated to Benefit School of Architecture
On the 150th birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright, June 8, 2017, the owners of the David & Gladys Wright House announced the donation of the building to benefit the School of Architecture at Taliesin.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Jun 15, 2017
New Documentary “Desert Laboratory” Coming Soon
Filmmaker Azza Cohen is working on “Desert Laboratory,” a documentary about Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West. Watch the trailer here and stay tuned to the Whirling Arrow for further details about the film.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Jun 14, 2017
Petroglyphs at Taliesin West
Discovering Frank Lloyd Wright’s work during a high school field trip to Fallingwater, Preservation Archaeologist Aaron Wright, Ph.D., felt drawn to Wright’s understanding of natural landscapes. Now, 25 years later, he is revisiting the legendary architect’s work to study the petroglyphs at Taliesin West.
Aaron Wright | Jun 13, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday Cake Recipe
Each year for Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday, at Taliesin and Taliesin West, his favorite birthday cake recipe is made and served. Join us in celebrating today by following this recipe and making your own cake at home.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Jun 8, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Greatest Work
Serving as an apprentice, resident, and practitioner from January 1957 to October 1978 at Taliesin West, Vern Swaback has experienced firsthand the many facets of the Taliesin experience. Now, he’s exploring how the past at Taliesin West continues to shape the future.
Vernon D. Swaback | May 16, 2017
Architect gives new life to Frank Lloyd Wright’s demolished and unbuilt work
Spanish architect David Romero talks about his thought process behind creating photorealistic computer renderings of unbuilt or demolished Frank Lloyd Wright buildings.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | May 2, 2017
Architecture School Graduate Discusses Newest Shelter ‘Atalaya’
Jaime Inostroza is a recent graduate of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. In April 2017, he completed the building of his desert shelter, Atalaya. Here, he explains his ideas behind the creation of Atalaya.
Jaime Inostroza | Apr 21, 2017
Conservation of Whitman Square
In January of 2017, a conservation team carried out a project to stabilize and preserve the history of Whitman Square at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Apr 19, 2017
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation on Arizona Horizon
The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation exists to preserve Taliesin and Taliesin West, and to contribute to society an understanding of the famous architect’s ideas and designs. Our president and CEO, Stuart Graff, visited with Ted Simons of Arizona Horizon to discuss our new vision for the Foundation.
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Mar 16, 2017