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#WrightVirtualVisits Greatest Hits: Malcolm Willey House

Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation | Aug 12, 2020

We selected some of our favorite early spring 2020 #WrightVirtualVisits tours and selected some greatest hits from the Malcolm Willey House .


#WrightVirtualVisits returns with a special 2.0 twist for the second half of 2020! In the meantime, please enjoy videos from the Willey House below and view more of our video tour swaps on our social media channels. 






THE privately owned MALCOLM WILLEY HOUSE in minneapolis, MN was the frank lloyd wright building that became known as the template for usonia. Join us to explore thIS influential property in the videos below.


An overview of the Malcolm Willey House property


The hidden-in-plain-sight geometry at The Malcolm Willey House


Nancy Willey’s first trip to visit Taliesin in Wisconsin: a comparison of both sites


Sloping ceilings at the Malcolm Willey House


The Frank Lloyd Wright-designed furnishings in the living room of the Malcolm Willey House


Architectural Elements at the Malcolm Willey House that bridge Wright’s earlier Prairie School style with his later Usonian style


The Red Tidewater Cypress Wood at the Malcolm Willey House


Unique architectural features found at the Malcolm Willey House


The cantilevered trellis at the Malcolm Willey House



Need some more rounds of #WrightVirtualVisits Greatest Hits? Peruse Frank Lloyd Wright’s famed winter home and desert laboratory, Taliesin West in Arizona, journey to the woods in Pennsylvania to see the iconic Fallingwater, or visit Hollywood to experience the Hollyhock House, Wright’s architectural ode to California.

Taliesin West


Hollyhock House

If you’re curious to read more about Steve Sikora’s musings on the Malcolm Willey House, you can explore more than 19 different essays about this home on the blog.

Willey House Stories