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  Topic: Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 26
Views: 675

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:12 pm   Subject: Taliesin
I agree that undated plans, partially redrawn by the architect, have limited use. So too, perhaps, do publication-ready drawings of something that was never
built. We have examples of both, in my c ...
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 14
Views: 494

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2018 12:36 pm   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
Ok, FWIW... best 2D with my limitations, but definitely more pleased with the masonry and plaster than original attempt...

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gmfq3moh3pfrjx2/AADgVQnA0c46cGIDzCsIO2TKa?dl=0
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 14
Views: 494

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:03 pm   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
SDR, it's obviously very well done and like I said, it's easy to quibble. But since you asked... I see the detailing both Wright and wrong. The stock look of the masonry with the Lego-like "stic ...
  Topic: Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 26
Views: 675

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Sep 22, 2018 1:17 pm   Subject: Taliesin
I tire of wide angle interior architectural photography which obliterates all proportion and composition, as if taken for a real estate listing. "Look how BIG this room is! You can see EVERYTHING ...
  Topic: Pyrex Tubes
JimM

Replies: 6
Views: 237

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:16 pm   Subject: Re: Pyrex Tubes
Any thoughts on this?

There's more at play here than to consider Wright's intention, if at all possible. All we have is that which we can see. Perhaps sometimes under duress, he still did not hesit ...
  Topic: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 14
Views: 494

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:50 am   Subject: SkyLine Ink Taliesin
SI's Taliesin-1911 (actually more 1912!) is finally available animated. Too easy to quibble over the accuracy of the masonry and other details, just wonderful that its been done! Love the breeze wafti ...
  Topic: Ted Bower
JimM

Replies: 9
Views: 336

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:32 pm   Subject: Ted Bower
We've talked about Ted a time or two. On a long ago thread I may have described his home and a few interesting conversations with him. He had a very contentious relationship with Wright and boy did he ...
  Topic: Book on Rush Creek Village
JimM

Replies: 14
Views: 459

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2018 1:06 pm   Subject: Book on Rush Creek Village
Architect/author's "Inner Dialogues" blog section of site includes van Fossen, Gunning photos, and mentions Modmom1's Glenbrow renovation (2014). Interesting guy, blog also has a piece on Wr ...
  Topic: Darwin Martin House
JimM

Replies: 16
Views: 786

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:15 am   Subject: Darwin Martin House
The Martin House Restoration Corporation should have info on any specific studies:

http://www.martinhouse.org

Found following in an article from this link:

https://www.buffalorising.com/2017/ ...
  Topic: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
JimM

Replies: 19
Views: 5422

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:33 pm   Subject: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
Look at the first photo of the thread and the last few interiors... each corner appears to have a somewhat parabolic hip beam (glulam?) from floor to peak. Wonder if segment from floor to top of walls ...
  Topic: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
JimM

Replies: 19
Views: 5422

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2018 2:13 pm   Subject: David Henken's Rudy Van Gelder studio in New Jersey
Some of my most prized possessions I've been lugging around for years are the great jazz LP's from CTI Records, almost all recorded at the studio. Phenomenal photography second to none is also a hall ...
  Topic: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
JimM

Replies: 67
Views: 11887

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:13 am   Subject: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
My bad...noticed on previous thread Roderick clarified it was a zoning limitation as opposed to code compliance; obviously very different issues (while both a bane to building these days!).
  Topic: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
JimM

Replies: 67
Views: 11887

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:40 pm   Subject: A detail on the Herman Mossberg house.
Local code required 2-story houses...
  Topic: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
JimM

Replies: 2
Views: 373

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:25 pm   Subject: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
My Mac froze too...
  Topic: Journal OA+D V6:N1 Fuermann Photographs Taliesin
JimM

Replies: 5
Views: 759

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 6:59 pm   Subject: Journal OA+D V6:N1 Fuermann Photographs Taliesin
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