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by SREcklund
Fri Nov 16, 2018 1:28 pm
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Topic: Affordable Wright Inspired midcentury
Replies: 23
Views: 5082

Judging by the number of presumably dead cars strewn around the house when viewed on Google Earth, I'd say it's in need of a little love ... 8)
by SREcklund
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:14 am
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Topic: Has Eric Lloyd Wright evacuated his Malibu compound?
Replies: 43
Views: 9499

8000 residences have been destroyed, north of here. Shelter is going to be an immediate and an ongoing issue. Officials have apparently announced that owners likely won't be able to return to their respective properties for four months . . . I heard one official state that 10% of all housing in But...
by SREcklund
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:34 am
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Topic: This weekends Auldbrass tour includes Fllw's Lincolns!
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

It's interesting that they've been having trouble selling out this year - if they'd advertised the cars earlier, I'd be there ...
by SREcklund
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:04 am
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Topic: This weekends Auldbrass tour includes Fllw's Lincolns!
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

When I was there, this is where they were hawking DVDs ... this is a hell of an upgrade ... :D
by SREcklund
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:35 pm
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Topic: This in an 8.0? Arquitectonica
Replies: 2
Views: 872

DTLA continues its conversion to an architectural joke ...
by SREcklund
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:35 pm
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Topic: Masterworks Boyd collection
Replies: 7
Views: 1930

Re: Masterworks Boyd collection

peterm wrote:And this is just what Michael and Gaby have decided to part with!
To call that an eclectic collection just doesn't go it justice, does it? Just imagine what they kept!
by SREcklund
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:40 am
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Topic: Wright Items at Auction
Replies: 15
Views: 3829

The ongoing failure of the Search function at Wright Chat may or may not be a vestige of the unfortunate outage of yore; in any event it hampers full functioning of the forum as Wrightian library. I've found that if you do a Google search for "WrightChat" and whatever search terms you would use in ...
by SREcklund
Fri Oct 26, 2018 12:19 pm
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Topic: Fallingwater photo
Replies: 40
Views: 7110

Maybe I'm blind or just ignorant, but I don't see this "terrible difference" between the old and the new ... ?
by SREcklund
Thu Oct 25, 2018 1:10 pm
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Topic: House in Berkeley, CA
Replies: 15
Views: 3564

The house has a certain elegance and style ... but I agree with Roderick. The one story wing in particular gives the appearance of an afterthought, something not quite digestible. It might not be pleasant to stand near the three-story rubble-stone fireplace mass, either ... during an earthquake. Al...
by SREcklund
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:59 pm
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Topic: Article: Rudolph Schindler apartment
Replies: 2
Views: 769

Love the Ain sofa; the prior homeowners shelves not so much. Would be tempted to do for something a little less flashy, which would be more in keeping with the Schindler ethos.
by SREcklund
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:53 pm
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Topic: Wright Items at Auction
Replies: 15
Views: 3829

Re: Wright Items at Auction

Reidy wrote:Architectural Artifacts on sale by Leslie Hindman Auctioners in Chicago.

Wright items
They certainly have a high impression of the value of their items ...
by SREcklund
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:23 pm
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Topic: Article: David Romero & unbuilt FLW designs
Replies: 44
Views: 12399

Re: Article: David Romero & unbuilt FLW designs

Someone managed to jump the gun and publish the images from the press release. Here's a more ... official ... article ... Unbuilt Frank Lloyd Wright Works Come to Life in Quarterly Magazine Having participated in a small way in the production, I can tell you the article will include a lot more goodn...
by SREcklund
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:50 pm
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Topic: Article: 'Free FLW house plans'
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Re: Article: 'Free FLW house plans'

Just clickbait ... we can do better.
by SREcklund
Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:32 am
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Topic: Videos: Someone building a 'Jacobs II design'
Replies: 12
Views: 2879

Does anyone know who is building this house. or where it is? The videos are interesting, but there's no background info given - is it an original design; based on another design, etc?
by SREcklund
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:50 pm
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Topic: George Lewis House - re Hurricane Michael
Replies: 2
Views: 788

Re: George Lewis House - re Hurricane Michael

Has anyone heard anything on the status of the Lewis House? It's located near Tallahassee, FL - which received a large dose of Hurricane Michael. Their website doesn't mention anything specific, though it does state that the tours for this Sunday (October 14th) have been canceled. David Byrd Mashbu...