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  Topic: What Wright thing haven't you done yet?
EJ

Replies: 60
Views: 8889

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:47 pm   Subject: What Wright thing haven't you done yet?
For me, my Wright bucket list would be:

1) Touring the interiors of the 4 textile block houses. I've seen them all from the outside.

2) The interior of Hollyhock, which I will be doing in a co ...
  Topic: The Levin House, Parkwyn Village
EJ

Replies: 68
Views: 11158

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:12 pm   Subject: The Levin House, Parkwyn Village
Welcome to the site, Mr. Levin. As a Michigan based Wright aficionado, I am very interested in what you have to say about these very important and interesting Wright houses.

To answer your questio ...
  Topic: Herbert Jacobs House 2 ( Solar Hemicycle )
EJ

Replies: 9
Views: 5437

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 2:01 pm   Subject: Herbert Jacobs House 2 ( Solar Hemicycle )
SDR, the thing I remember most is the feeling that I was in a cave with a low wood ceiling. Roderick is correct...the curved living room is a bit awkward, large and less is more would be more effectiv ...
  Topic: Herbert Jacobs House 2 ( Solar Hemicycle )
EJ

Replies: 9
Views: 5437

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:20 pm   Subject: Herbert Jacobs House 2 ( Solar Hemicycle )
I've been in this house twice. Not my favorite FLW, but its an interesting concept. The owners have opened it up to tours via the annual Wright in Wisconsin event, and may be open to talking to you. T ...
  Topic: David and Christine Weisblat House Open House
EJ

Replies: 4
Views: 1224

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 3:45 pm   Subject: David and Christine Weisblat House Open House
I am traveling 2 hours by motorcycle with my dad to see the house. Knowing my dad, he might even buy the place on a whim.
  Topic: What Wright thing haven't you done yet?
EJ

Replies: 60
Views: 8889

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:30 am   Subject: What Wright thing haven't you done yet?
My list:

1) See the FLW works in Northern California (Morris Gift Shop, Hanna, Marin County buildings).

2) Tour the interior of at least one of the textile block houses. I've seen them from the ...
  Topic: Ocotillo desert camp recreation
EJ

Replies: 60
Views: 20522

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2016 11:03 am   Subject: Ocotillo desert camp recreation
This is kind of a dumb question, but....

What did they do for water at this camp? Well? Tower of some sort?

Anyone know?
  Topic: I need some * Wright stats
EJ

Replies: 9
Views: 2952

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Oct 10, 2015 3:38 pm   Subject: I need some * Wright stats
SDR, the word was HARD to the very CORE put together.
  Topic: I need some * Wright stats
EJ

Replies: 9
Views: 2952

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Oct 08, 2015 4:36 pm   Subject: I need some * Wright stats
Does anyone know the following:

#of total building (residential, commercial, anything) designs Wright made
# of these designs that were built:
# that have been torn down (counting Carr and the M ...
  Topic: Iovanna
EJ

Replies: 17
Views: 6471

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2015 1:04 pm   Subject: Iovanna
What's the story with Iovanna's daughter? I haven't heard much about her other than she was estranged from her mother?

Could someone in the know fill me in?

Thank you!
  Topic: Greetings From The Palmer House
EJ

Replies: 4
Views: 2172

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2015 11:51 pm   Subject: Greetings From The Palmer House
My wife and I have spent the last two nights at the Palmer house. It is an incredible house that each and everyone of you should experience. The numerous pictures that have been published in the var ...
  Topic: Auldbrass Tour
EJ

Replies: 15
Views: 5107

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Jul 04, 2015 2:34 pm   Subject: Auldbrass Tour
Mr. Grant, I find your insight and anecdotes to be very enlightening. Next time I'm in Southern California, dinner is on me!
  Topic: Michigan roadtrip
EJ

Replies: 15
Views: 4158

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 10:58 am   Subject: Michigan roadtrip
The Broad Museum is not to be missed.
  Topic: Michigan roadtrip
EJ

Replies: 15
Views: 4158

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2015 10:55 pm   Subject: Michigan roadtrip
I live in Michigan and have been to most of the Wright sites one way or another. My rundown (forgive me for redundant information):

Affleck - Worth a look. Occasional tours are given through Lawre ...
  Topic: Article: Turkel House - Detroit, MI
EJ

Replies: 3
Views: 1692

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2015 9:18 pm   Subject: Article: Turkel House - Detroit, MI
I had the opportunity to visit the home during a fundraiser and I echo the article's sentiments. Messrs Silk and Morgan have been exemplary stewards of the house, and have been generous with showing i ...
 
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