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  Topic: Theaters designed by Frank Lloyd Wright & Taliesin Assoc
jay

Replies: 52
Views: 697

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:22 am   Subject: Theaters designed by Frank Lloyd Wright & Taliesin Assoc
There's the Wes Peters/TAA designed Bartlesville Community Center, across the street from the Price Tower.

Lloyd Wright was involved in the early designs of the Hollywood Bowl, if that counts....
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  Topic: For sale: MCM Alexander House by Walter S. White
jay

Replies: 9
Views: 202

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:47 pm   Subject: For sale: MCM Alexander House by Walter S. White
Originally four were built on a quadrant. Two got demolished....
Perhaps they can be submitted for recognition from the official foundation of "Cool Little Moderate Housing Designs for Suburban ...
  Topic: For sale: MCM Alexander House by Walter S. White
jay

Replies: 9
Views: 202

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:13 pm   Subject: For sale: MCM Alexander House by Walter S. White
I saw this floor plan by WW a couple weeks ago:
https://www.instagram.com/p/BeCcTctH5rI/
Seems like a great little concept. Does anyone know more about it?
I found a fairly current listing for one ...
  Topic: Lockridge Clinic's Last Days?
jay

Replies: 59
Views: 2086

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:27 pm   Subject: Lockridge Clinic's Last Days?
Well, Mudede is nearing 50 years old, fyi....

I don't have much trouble divorcing the artwork from the artist. My thought is that artists give their works to the society, and those works then becom ...
  Topic: Lockridge Clinic's Last Days?
jay

Replies: 59
Views: 2086

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 8:27 am   Subject: Lockridge Clinic's Last Days?
When I lived in Seattle, the Stranger was an ongoing butt-of-the-joke for many of us... It's an 'alternative weekly' paper, with some major egos trying to outdo each other, daily, for holier-than-thou ...
  Topic: Joseph Euchtman House Sold
jay

Replies: 19
Views: 15599

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:03 pm   Subject: Joseph Euchtman House Sold
Was trying to find some info on the Euchtman house, and threw the address into Redfin hoping to find the square footage.... What came up was a sold-listing with a number of interior photos (which read ...
  Topic: Number of Usonians
jay

Replies: 30
Views: 676

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Sep 08, 2017 2:53 pm   Subject: Number of Usonians
Do the Suntop Homes count as Usonians?
And would they tally 1 or 4?

Also curious if discussing strictly Wright designs, or apprentices and admiring architects as well?

In my opinion, there ar ...
  Topic: Stuff to See in NYC?
jay

Replies: 21
Views: 809

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Aug 26, 2017 7:53 am   Subject: Stuff to See in NYC?
For fans of landscape design, Prospect Park stands as perhaps Olmsted's best preserved masterpiece.... Enter the park through Grand Army Plaza, and walk through Endale Arch, as it leads you into the L ...
  Topic: Abandoned Asylums
jay

Replies: 38
Views: 1417

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 4:18 pm   Subject: Abandoned Asylums
There's a restaurant/hotel company in the Pacific Northwest called McMenamins, who buy up old buildings and repurpose them. Their early 20th century public-schools-turned-hotels are a lot of fun. Here ...
  Topic: Article: Midland, MI / Alden Dow
jay

Replies: 6
Views: 807

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Aug 05, 2017 1:53 pm   Subject: Article: Midland, MI / Alden Dow
This from Dwell the other day:
https://www.dwell.com/home/the-josephine-ashmun-residence-16e772c4

What a gorgeous building.
  Topic: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
jay

Replies: 1074
Views: 53765

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2017 9:56 am   Subject: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
As I understand it, many of the larger countries have multi-payer systems (like Germany), which is an integrated private and public approach. I'm good with whatever works, personally, but the Medicare ...
  Topic: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
jay

Replies: 1074
Views: 53765

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2017 8:08 am   Subject: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
phrases like "we're not Denmark, we're not Switzerland"

Since the Bernie campaign, I've been skeptical about the progressive mantra of Medicare-for-All, which then points to these Europea ...
  Topic: Rowan Moore The Guardian critique of Wright
jay

Replies: 54
Views: 3547

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Wed May 24, 2017 7:07 pm   Subject: Rowan Moore The Guardian critique of Wright
"The Guggenheim ramp, majestic though it is, only offers one route to take."


Idea



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  Topic: BBC "100K House" show
jay

Replies: 8
Views: 951

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat May 13, 2017 7:47 pm   Subject: BBC "100K House" show
For anyone interested, somebody uploaded 4 episodes from the newest season of this show.... Production quality has been improved.... Again, I think all architectural minded folks will enjoy this show: ...
  Topic: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
jay

Replies: 1074
Views: 53765

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:18 pm   Subject: Donald Trump, Donghia and interior design
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/03/trump-style-dictator-autocrats-design-214877

"The whole point is that dictators’ homes aren’t for one’s family, friends or private self; they’re ...
 
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