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On View> MoMA Presents “Frank Lloyd Wright and the City: Density vs. Dispersal”

Frank Lloyd Wright and the City: Density vs. Dispersal Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY February 1 to June 1 Frank Lloyd Wright and the City: Density vs. Dispersal will represent the first exhibit resulting from the recent join acquisition of the architect’s archives by MoMA and Columbia University’s Avery Architectural and Fine Arts […]
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Frank Lloyd Wright to open balcony for home studio tours

Frank Lloyd Wright fans have had plenty to celebrate lately. In December the Prairie School architect’s first independent commission, the William Winslow House, went up for sale. Now there’s more good news, reports Blair Kamin for the Chicago Tribune: the balcony over Wright’s studio in Oak Park, Ill. will be open to the public during […]
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Frank Lloyd Wright’s William Winslow House Up For Sale in Suburban Chicago

Frank Lloyd Wright’s first independent commission, the William Winslow House, is on the market. For $2.4 million, you can net this 5,000-square-foot home in River Forest, Illinois—a critical link in the development of Prairie Style, where Wright’s horizontality and dynamic interior spaces began to take shape. The home at 515 Auvergne Place is made of roman […]
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Frank Lloyd Wright Building from 1939 Finally Built

54 years after the death of Frank Lloyd Wright, Florida Southern College, home to the largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright buildings in the world, opened another structure designed by the famed architect last Friday. Originally called the Usonian house, it was envisioned as a professor’s home in 1939 but wasn’t built until this year, using blueprints left by Wright. 

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Friday Fun: Modernist House & Cocktail Pairings!


photo © Slim Aarons, 1970 It’s Friday, and here in the Architizer newsroom, we’re already looking forward to happy hour. Since we always tend to talk about, well, architecture, we decided to be productive and plan an official guide to pairing our favorite modernist houses with the classic cocktails that best compliment them. Fans, think you …Continue Reading
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AD Round Up: Iconic Houses in America

Five great architects, five great houses. This 4th of July, take a look at five of the most iconic houses in the USA. The main image is of a house that redefined the relationship between man, architecture and nature — Frank… Sigue leyendo

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The Real (Insanely Talented, Unfairly Ignored) Housewives Of Architecture


To rephrase James Brown, “Architecture is a man’s world, but it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl.” Cultural amnesia was called damnatio memoriae in Ancient Rome and was issued when someone was condemned not to be remembered. In America, we just call it an architecture firm. Similar to the burial of …Continue Reading
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Summer House Tour: Visit The Homes That Architects Designed For Themselves!


Sometimes, the best way to get into someone’s head is to look inside their home. In April, Donald Judd’s home in New Tork City’s SoHo opened to the public for tours by appointment, giving the world a closer look at the cast-iron structure that the artist renovated himself and used as his personal studio. The ability …Continue Reading
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