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  Topic: Hardy House: new tour announced; a look back after a year
Wes Barwick

Replies: 2
Views: 2175

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:09 pm   Subject: Hardy House: new tour announced; a look back after a year
Is this tour exterior only?
  Topic: Addresses for 2 FLW Houses
Wes Barwick

Replies: 13
Views: 5218

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun May 12, 2013 9:06 pm   Subject: Addresses for 2 FLW Houses
You can't see either from the street. Unless you have an invitation from the owners I would save yourself a trip and do something else in the area. If you do decide to go it is a nice area for a drive ...
  Topic: Wright chair on Craigslist Chicago
Wes Barwick

Replies: 4
Views: 3388

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2012 12:28 am   Subject: Wright chair on Craigslist Chicago
I found this on Craigslist, I thought people might want to take a look. What are your opinions?

http://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/atq/3318621764.html
  Topic: Architecture is alive and well, #3
Wes Barwick

Replies: 24
Views: 9404

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed May 23, 2012 11:00 pm   Subject: Architecture is alive and well, #3
Good article to further understanding of the "Barnes" museum:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lee-rosenbaum/bogus-barnes-foundation-f_b_1531230.html
  Topic: Architecture is alive and well, #3
Wes Barwick

Replies: 24
Views: 9404

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon May 14, 2012 11:46 pm   Subject: Architecture is alive and well, #3
To put it simply these works should never have been moved, ergo, superfluous (the building should never have been built). Much of the art at the Barnes was made for that setting. It is much the same a ...
  Topic: Architecture is alive and well, #3
Wes Barwick

Replies: 24
Views: 9404

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun May 13, 2012 11:03 pm   Subject: Architecture is alive and well, #3
Thing is, the art should never have been moved. The building is superfluous, and given the situation, hard to look at. Cannot help but feel that to acknowledge it is to condone what has been done.
  Topic: For sale: Robie-esque in Palos Park, IL
Wes Barwick

Replies: 25
Views: 6309

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2011 11:50 pm   Subject: Link
Here is the link for this property.

http://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/11001-W-Mccarthy-Rd_Palos-Park_IL_60464_M72360-29768?source=web
  Topic: Article: Conservancy marketing of Wright homes
Wes Barwick

Replies: 2
Views: 1548

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Jun 06, 2011 12:08 pm   Subject: Article: Conservancy marketing of Wright homes
The article states that there are about 8 to 10 other Wright homes for sale that are not on this site. Does anyone know which homes these are? I thought that the Laura Gale house was for sale, but I d ...
  Topic: Wright Plus Chatters Dinner May 20th
Wes Barwick

Replies: 25
Views: 9307

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:37 pm   Subject: Wright Plus Chatters Dinner May 20th
Hey everyone,

I will love to be there, however I am working at the Robie House on Friday. I will be doing the tour on Saturday. I hope you all have fun this weekend.

Wes
  Topic: Video: Bogk House w/ Barbra Elsner
Wes Barwick

Replies: 6
Views: 3327

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2011 10:11 pm   Subject: Bogk house
Paul,

I am so jealous. I used to sit outside of that house during breaks between classes when I went to UW-M. Must have spents hours just looking at it, my favorite Wright home that I have seen. Ev ...
  Topic: Yamamura House Ashiya Japan Nov. 2010
Wes Barwick

Replies: 11
Views: 8740

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Nov 18, 2010 12:16 am   Subject: Yamamura House Ashiya Japan Nov. 2010
What about the Hayashi house? I haven't seen many photos of this home. Does anyone know if there are any out there?
  Topic: Wright Homeowners
Wes Barwick

Replies: 28
Views: 10696

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Oct 25, 2010 8:38 pm   Subject: Wright Homeowners
Paul,

Please skip the DeLorean, unless of course you are secretly a scientist with knowledge of time travel. In that case, go nuts.
  Topic: Ross House Construction Photos
Wes Barwick

Replies: 250
Views: 101507

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2010 9:57 pm   Subject: Ross House Construction Photos
This is looking great. I am going to have to take a drive down and see the home in person soon. Good job.
  Topic: The Hardy Residence Gets A New Neighbor
Wes Barwick

Replies: 7
Views: 3058

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Oct 21, 2010 9:55 pm   Subject: The Hardy Residence Gets A New Neighbor
I think calling this house a "neighbor" to the Hardy house is a bit of a stretch. However, having seen the house within the neighborhood that is filled with Victorians and Queen Annes I woul ...
  Topic: Dismantle La Miniatura, and Move it to Japan???
Wes Barwick

Replies: 19
Views: 7098

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:44 pm   Subject: Dismantle La Miniatura, and Move it to Japan???
I heard some of that myself. I did also hear just a couple of years ago that someone diving in Lake Michigan had found a sprite and various other parts to the Midway but I am wondering if anyone else ...
 
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