EFFECTIVE 14 Nov. 2012 PRIVATE MESSAGING HAS BEEN RE-ENABLED. IF YOU RECEIVE A SUSPICIOUS DO NOT CLICK ON ANY LINKS AND PLEASE REPORT TO THE ADMINISTRATOR FOR FURTHER INVESTIGATION.
This is the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy's Message Board. Wright enthusiasts can post questions and comments, and other people visiting the site can respond.
You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, *-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned (and your service provider being informed). The IP address of all posts is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. You agree that the webmaster, administrator and moderators of this forum have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time they see fit.
Some of you might be interested, so I will see if I can't get a hold of some of the course material / descriptions because, from what he has told me, it will be a magnificent opportunity -- one that shouldn't be missed for anyone with an interest! I'll also let you know about his experiences when he returns and makes me incredibly jealous with all his FLW-related stories and photographs.
book available with many magnificent photos of his work. While 'In the
Nature of Buildings' is a little light on text the photos are well worth the
relatively modest price.
If Wright had chosen to express steel this is perhaps the sort of thing
he would have done. As is stands Hovey melds the organic soul of
Wright with the structural precision of Mies. These comments are specifically in reference to the high end houses Hovey has created in
Scottsdale, Arizona. One can only hope he will someday turn his talents toward the creation of single family dwellings for those of more modest means.