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  Topic: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
owenCollins

Replies: 20
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 4:41 pm   Subject: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
Thanks, Owen. Mr Wright encouraged or assigned apprentices to do graphic design; perhaps he even "let pass" the resulting work, without editing. But,
as with the buildings, shouldn't w ...
  Topic: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
owenCollins

Replies: 20
Views: 637

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 3:07 pm   Subject: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
So---are we convinced that all of these patterns are from the hand of Mr Wright ? I don't recognize half of them---and this final sentence makes me think that maybe there was some latter-day "in ...
  Topic: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
owenCollins

Replies: 20
Views: 637

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:02 pm   Subject: Frank Lloyd Wright fabrics at Spoonflower
There are now some Frank Lloyd Wright designs on the custom fabric website Spoonflower.

https://www.spoonflower.com/collections/334096-frank-lloyd-wright-pillows-by-spoonflower

I will be intere ...
  Topic: Ruth Eckerd Hall’s new $12 million lobby
owenCollins

Replies: 6
Views: 253

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:37 pm   Subject: Ruth Eckerd Hall’s new $12 million lobby
Well patron expectations have evolved over the years, and a lot of performing arts venues have had to expand their front of house to meet those expectations. Expanding bar fare and having a small caba ...
  Topic: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
owenCollins

Replies: 2
Views: 709

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:15 pm   Subject: 'Sharing Wright's Vision Through Digital Innovation'
IT takes time but eventually loads up on my computer. This link worked for me:

http://franklloydwright.org/3dlab/

Nice use of 3d scanning. Fun to look around the different rooms. Still exploring ...
  Topic: FLLW and the hidden mafia
owenCollins

Replies: 6
Views: 1381

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:07 pm   Subject: FLLW and the hidden mafia
I can understand how someone who lived at Taliesin would say that it is gone. The spark and life in a community is a incredibly delicate thing. And is hard to truly understand for people that were not ...
  Topic: Article: Polymath Park & Lindholm House
owenCollins

Replies: 13
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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:23 pm   Subject: Article: Polymath Park & Lindholm House
I visited the place and thought it was great.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/258/20341973205_ef913808f4_z.jpg[url=https://flic.kr/p/wZxVVX]Toured a house designed by one of Frank Lloyd Wright& ...
  Topic: Heloise Crista
owenCollins

Replies: 23
Views: 5176

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:42 pm   Subject: Heloise Crista
Having only seen her sculpture, images of her costumes and videos of her dances, there is no denying that she was an intensely creative person. It is such a loss. I wish I could have met her.
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:27 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
View of the stage today (or at least July 2017 before replacement of roof panels)

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4706/26748940348_03e8df524f_c.jpg[url=https://flic.kr/p/GKHj3G]View of Pavilion stag ...
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:20 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
Ultimately it had Wooden trusses for the first version and then Steel in the 1964 rebuild.

The back wall Changed over the years. It would be interesting to know if any of those draftings in the App ...
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:31 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
the image posted above is titled Pavilion Concrete Roof. But of course that could be mislabeled.
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:41 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
The roof in the image is very different than the final one. The only original concrete roofs were the Kiva and the Cabaret, you are right. Probably not a coincidence that both places were intended to ...
  Topic: Theaters designed by Frank Lloyd Wright & Taliesin Assoc
owenCollins

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PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:35 pm   Subject: Theaters designed by Frank Lloyd Wright & Taliesin Assoc
Finally got to searching thru the Appendices of the Taliesin West Preservation Master plan.

Some great images of the pavilion.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4619/40558860992_222ac518ef_c.jpg[ur ...
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:33 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4619/40558860992_222ac518ef_c.jpg[url=https://flic.kr/p/24N3LjL]ScreenShot by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/ccstudio/]Owen Collins, on Flickr
  Topic: Taliesin West Master Plan
owenCollins

Replies: 39
Views: 6873

PostForum: Click Here for General Discussion Posts   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:22 pm   Subject: Taliesin West Master Plan
Oh my goodness this is an amazing resource. Did you see the drawings of the pavilion, one mentions a concrete roof.
 
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