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by Tim
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:38 pm
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Topic: FLlW and Jim Crow
Replies: 23
Views: 880

Re: FLlW and Jim Crow

:lol: :lol: :lol:

:lol: :lol: :lol:

:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Tim
Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:57 pm
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Topic: Wright Plus 2021, Delayed
Replies: 0
Views: 397

Wright Plus 2021, Delayed

https://flwright.org/wrightplus

God bless these homeowners. I am always amazed by the generosity.
by Tim
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:50 pm
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Topic: The Aesthetics of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Organic Architecture: Hegel, Japanese Art, and Modernism
Replies: 11
Views: 898

Re: The Aesthetics of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Organic Architecture: Hegel, Japanese Art, and Modernism

I finally read through it.

I found it interesting.

I am not qualified to comment on the correctness of it.
by Tim
Mon Feb 15, 2021 7:26 pm
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Topic: Frank Lloyd Wright snowman ?
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: Frank Lloyd Wright snowman ?

A local guy has legit skills. Really talented.

I shot him a note. If he takes it up, I’ll let you know.
by Tim
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:34 pm
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Topic: Blair Kamin takes a buyout
Replies: 2
Views: 589

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: 893

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
Replies: 1
Views: 504

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: 9264

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: 9264

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: 893

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: 893

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: 9264

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: 893

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