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Wright Sites Joel Hoglund, The Frank Lloyd Building Conservancy , Jack Quinan,

Wright Sites

A Guide to Frank Lloyd Wright Public Places

Joel Hoglund, The Frank Lloyd Building Conservancy , Jack Quinan,

$22.95
Details: Paperback
Size: 9.5 X 5.5 IN
Pages: 160
Color: 150
Publication Date: 05/02/2017
Rights: World
ISBN: 9781616895778

Description

Frank Lloyd Wright's groundbreaking designs, innovative construction techniques, and inviting interiors continue to astound and inspire generations of architects and nonarchitects alike. The only comprehensive collection of Wright-designed buildings open to the public in the United States and Japan, Wright Sites has been revised and expanded to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the architect's birth in June 1867. The fourth edition of our best-selling guidebook contains twenty new sites, updated site descriptions and access information, and, for the first time, color photographs. It also includes itineraries for Wright road trips, a list of archives, and a selected bibliography. The introduction, revised for this edition, is by Jack Quinan, a founding member of the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy and author of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House.

Joel Hoglund is the Communications and Events Manager of the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy.

Editorial Reviews

SavingPlaces.org (website of the National Trust for Historic Preservation)

With the newest edition of Wright Sites: A Guide to Frank Lloyd Wright Public Places, Joel Hoglund of the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy provides the only comprehensive guide to Wright-designed buildings open to the public in the United States and Japan. Though the book is envisioned as a guide, it also illustrates Wright's professional evolution and philosophy of organic architecture, with photographic examples of his differing regional styles as well as Prairie Style and Usonian houses.