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by HOJO
Fri Mar 15, 2013 5:19 pm
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Topic: Lecture for Furniture and Twentieth Century Design Geeks
Replies: 16
Views: 8398

SDR, the pronunciation is probably closer to 'TAH-net' than 'toe-NAY', which sounds too French. I've also wondered about the correct pronunciation of Josef Hoffmann's 'Stoclet' house: 'sto-KLAY' or 'STAHK-let' or 'SHTAHK-let'? Belgium is caught between French and the Germanic Flemish, so it might b...
by HOJO
Thu Nov 01, 2012 9:59 am
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Topic: Winn House in Kalmazoo, MI
Replies: 38
Views: 19580

Re: Winn/Wright/not-Wright

The house next to the Winn house is a FLLW house that he "disowned." I will post photos of the plans with his signature. The original owners modified the plans significantly by substituting slit windows for a window wall he specified. The hause has also been added to over the years and otherwise mo...
by HOJO
Thu Jul 21, 2011 2:39 pm
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Topic: Remains of Ocatillo
Replies: 65
Views: 50480

I've never been inside, but a friend and I once stopped at the Friedman House late at night ... to find the house completely dark, except for a dim light in the caretaker's apartment. Wishing to see the house by the light of day we slung our sleeping bags on the floor of the master bedroom patio, g...
by HOJO
Mon Jun 20, 2011 4:13 pm
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Topic: Robie Roof Framing
Replies: 51
Views: 21588

by HOJO
Wed May 05, 2010 11:58 am
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Topic: Herbert Jacobs House 1936, (Usonia 1) Madison, WI
Replies: 28
Views: 123711

Building with Frank Lloyd Wright -an illustrated memoir written by Herbert Jacobs The book consists of two parts that describe the conversation and cooperation with Wright and Jacobs family at both their houses. I was looking for this book everywhere, but so far without success. Does anyone have th...
by HOJO
Sun Feb 14, 2010 5:12 pm
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Topic: Help! kurtyman got me
Replies: 13
Views: 11798

Thanks Jack. I wonder if there is a way to get to my "System Restore"? Then I could restore to a previous date. Can I access my System Restore without going through normal channels which triggers this naughty program? Like safe mode? I have limited computer knowledge. Duhhh. . .otherwise I wouldn't...
by HOJO
Sat Aug 15, 2009 6:08 pm
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Topic: Parkwyn Village?
Replies: 8
Views: 7921

1. ?
2. ?
3. Reisley
4. Brown
5. Schaberg
6. Weisblatt
7. ?
8. Eppstein
9. Palmer
by HOJO
Mon Jan 12, 2009 6:31 pm
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Topic: FLW Red Signature Tile
Replies: 243
Views: 171862

JimM wrote:Surely the Hanna's would have qualified, but I don't recall seeing one in the entry with the two or three other plaques that have been placed there.
Just left of the other plaques:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jimmy-drew ... 924849858/
by HOJO
Sat Jul 21, 2007 5:24 pm
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Topic: Arthur & Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer House - Scottsdale, Arizo
Replies: 3
Views: 4211

It's build on the grounds of Taliesin West (just a walking distance from TW's main building)
by HOJO
Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:55 pm
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Topic: What Did Wright Write?
Replies: 9
Views: 7554

tell Jean to invite him ??
by HOJO
Fri Jun 08, 2007 3:16 pm
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Topic: June 8 Birthdates
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Views: 3981

June 8 Birthdates

me: 59
by HOJO
Fri Dec 15, 2006 4:58 pm
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Topic: Building Models
Replies: 9
Views: 7096

http://www.westporthistory.org/images/E ... lla-gu.jpg

This model was present at 'The Guggenheim Architecture' in the <a href="http://www.bundeskunsthalle.de/"> BundesKunstHalle </a> in Bonn (Germany) until 12 nov 2006.