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by Tim
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:34 pm
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Topic: Blair Kamin takes a buyout
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: Blair Kamin takes a buyout

I wish him well.

I'm a fan.
by Tim
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:53 am
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Topic: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park

https://www.oakpark.com/Directory/Resources/Rogers-Residential,-Inc./ This is the builder It seems the husband (co-owner w/wife) was the architect Their website is not active... odd So I performed Google searches about the business and the husband/wife individually. Not much showed (3 minutes dedica...
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 7:21 pm
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Topic: Wright Plus 2021
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Views: 202

Wright Plus 2021

Looking forward to better days https://flwright.org/wrightplus

Excited to see Henry Einfeldt House (Purcell & Elmslie, 1915) and Isabel Roberts House (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1908, remodel 1955)
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 7:15 pm
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Topic: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?
Replies: 86
Views: 3625

Re: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?

Michael, Are you an architect or artist by training? Or hobbyist turned professional?
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 2:29 pm
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Topic: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?
Replies: 86
Views: 3625

Re: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?

Michael, Fair enough! And I have seen your stuff. It is very good! My BS detector tends to go off when folks over romanticize or over idealize FLW on one side OR are overly critical of FLW because of his human failings (which were many :oops:). And their criticism shades their critique of his archit...
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 12:22 pm
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Topic: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park

851 N Ridgeland Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
United States

https://www.zillow.com/homedetails/851- ... 2679_zpid/

This is the other house. I used to pass by it when it was new (late 1990s). The attached garage must be newer
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 12:15 pm
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Topic: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park

SDR, I spent five minutes digging. I couldn’t find the architect

There is a nearby home on DIVISION AND RIDGELAND. Same look and feel
by Tim
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:11 am
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Topic: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?
Replies: 86
Views: 3625

Re: Should there be a new social media closed group for Wright?

Context: I am appreciator of Wright. I've been to 300+ buildings (live in mid-west, traveled for work / made point of visiting Wright structures). I consume most good books, etc. on the him. I don't have much to offer on the academic side but I do like "listening in". (I've been around long enough t...
by Tim
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:10 pm
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Topic: Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Modern Prairie Home in Oak Park

https://www.realtor.com/realestateandho ... 0203-47901

I like it

Fond of the upper level ceilings

And in comparison to the McMansions of the period, it is like manna from heaven
by Tim
Thu Dec 24, 2020 6:40 pm
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Topic: Article: New MCM house in Brazil
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: Artilce: New MCM house in Brazil

I like it

It is a tough building to absorb in photos

I bet it lives well
by Tim
Tue Dec 22, 2020 2:27 pm
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Topic: Keck & Keck for Sale - Bensenville, IL
Replies: 5
Views: 363

Re: Keck & Keck for Sale - Bensenville, IL

No luck. Cleaned out the basement, no book.
by Tim
Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:07 pm
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Topic: Lloyd Lewis sections
Replies: 149
Views: 27814

Re: Lloyd Lewis sections

In the late spring, if anyone wants to go on a canoe trip, I could work out the logistics. We can have a canoe or kayak drive by. Let me know.

If I get a couple of takers, I can put a plan together, to see if their are any takers. :!:
by Tim
Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:03 pm
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Topic: Article: Cancel Culture pays a visit to Philip Johnson
Replies: 96
Views: 2519

Re: Article: Cancel Culture pays a visit to Philip Johnson

SDR, you are always thoughtful and fair enough. Your last post is probably a good ending to this conversation. I'm tapping out. :D