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by FTA
Fri Jul 17, 2009 9:52 pm
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Topic: Olgivanna Lazovich Lloyd Wright: Opinions & Perspective
Replies: 84
Views: 56554

I don't feel the nature of this thread is positive or productive and have recommended to the moderators that it be removed.
by FTA
Fri Jun 26, 2009 8:19 pm
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Topic: FLW drawing of the Guggenheim
Replies: 25
Views: 11967

Paul Ringstrom ... I concur with your friend ... We spent 6 1/2 hours and were on serious sensory "overload" - had we two days to spend, we would have done so.
by FTA
Thu Jun 25, 2009 10:32 pm
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Topic: Price House in Bartlesville, OK
Replies: 87
Views: 66846

First to Jeff ... you are correct that the room off the kitchen is noted in the posted floor plan as "Play Room" which I recall Carolyn referring to it as the "Family Room." The Peters addition was dubbed "The Carousel." The Cliff May house was magnificent in its own right. "Grandma Price" welcomed ...
by FTA
Wed Jun 24, 2009 10:00 pm
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Topic: Price House in Bartlesville, OK
Replies: 87
Views: 66846

The playroom IS the addition. There is an opening approximately right across from the bathroom between the two large bedrooms on the first floor; and it sits out where the north marker is on the floor plan (see earlier post). It is virtually seamless how the house segues to the round playroom. As th...
by FTA
Sun Jun 21, 2009 8:43 am
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Topic: Taliesin East, Spring Green, WI
Replies: 4
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Spring Green is not a big place and Taliesin is just outside the town. Here is the number to the visitors center: (608) 588-7900 Give them a call and ask an address for GPS, or you can Google map and get directions at this site: [/url]http://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&rls=en-us&oe=UTF-8&um=1...
by FTA
Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:54 pm
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Topic: FSC Visitor Center
Replies: 41
Views: 22634

This model of the house is in the library at Florida Southern: http://photos-e.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs102.snc1/4759_1143208710396_1532841207_30349836_2149771_n.jpg http://photos-f.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs102.snc1/4759_1143208750397_1532841207_30349837_1630040_n.jpg http://photos-g.ak....
by FTA
Mon Jun 15, 2009 7:19 pm
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Topic: Paul and Cheryl Harding Receive the 2009 Visser Award
Replies: 6
Views: 3877

Congratulations!
Post a pic if you've got one.
by FTA
Sun May 24, 2009 11:58 pm
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Topic: BFK Chair
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Views: 8612

BFK Chair

The placard at the Museum of Modern Art (NYC) includes this information: 1938: The B.F.K. Chair - also known as the Hardoy Chair, Butterfly Chair, Safari Chair, Sling Chair, or Wing Chair - was designed in Buenos Aires. Its name credits its three designers. The first two B.F.K. Chairs to come to the...
by FTA
Sun May 24, 2009 5:12 pm
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Topic: Guggenheim Exhibit
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Just back from 5 days in NYC, the initial motivation for the trip being the exhibit at the Guggenheim which we scheduled in relation to celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary. The Guggenheim and exhibit are both wonderful. After 6 1/2 hours, my wife and I were on sensory overload and closed the da...
by FTA
Sat May 09, 2009 9:31 pm
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Topic: FLW drawing of the Guggenheim
Replies: 25
Views: 11967

The St Johns College Campus is worth seeing, in its beautiful setting. Here's a link with some information, including the following paragraph: http://www.csbsju.edu/sjuphysicalplant/facilities/Marcel%20Breuer%20With%20Abbey%20Church.htm On his own in New York in 1946, Breuer saw a practice that had ...
by FTA
Sat May 09, 2009 9:22 pm
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Topic: Barry Byrne churches
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Here's a good website that gives a biography on Bryne, as well as info on SFX church and others he designed. Lots of photos.

http://www.turnerscross.com/church/barr ... /index.php
by FTA
Sat Apr 25, 2009 3:59 pm
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Topic: Robert Harvey Oshatz, organic architect
Replies: 2
Views: 1945

F A S C I N A T I N G .
by FTA
Wed Apr 08, 2009 8:31 pm
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Topic: Request aid completing Survey of Usonian Perforated Boards
Replies: 495
Views: 263449

I just sent a pvt message and email to HillsideOK (who is a member of this site) to see if there would be willingness to respond directly to these questions, as they now own the Price House (Hillside) in Bartlesville. I've directed them to this page. Palli - that will be the best and most direct sou...
by FTA
Wed Apr 08, 2009 5:40 pm
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Topic: Request aid completing Survey of Usonian Perforated Boards
Replies: 495
Views: 263449

Wrighter Thanks for the refresher on other perfs and the corresponding raised pattern in the stairwell (going to second floor bedrooms) of the original house (Price / Hillside in Bartlesville, OK). For other readers, the stairwell you refer to will be the curved one leading to the basement of the Ca...
by FTA
Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:32 pm
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Topic: Usonian bathrooms
Replies: 423
Views: 210236

Palli
So as not to confuse the threads, I posted a reply re. Hillside perf under the topic, "Request aid completing Survey of Usonian Perforated Boards"