Frank Lloyd Wright American, 1867-1959
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work.
Frank Lloyd Wright was born in Richland Center, Wisconsin in 1867. He was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator who designed more than thousand projects, with more than five-hundred of them completed. Wright promoted organic architecture, was a leader of the Prairie School movement of architecture and developed the concept of the Usonian home. His work includes original and innovative examples of many different building types, including offices, churches, schools, skyscrapers, hotels, and museums. He is widely regarded as the most significant American architect of all time, and many of his building are world renowned masterpieces of 20th century architecture.
Ground Floor Plan, Neuroseum for the Wisconsin Neurological Foundation, 1955
Cottage Studio for Ayn Rand, Connecticut, 1946
Elevation View; Barnsdall Theater. Olive Hill, Los Angeles, CA (Drawing by Rudolph Schindler while working in the office of Frank Lloyd Wright, Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA), 1919
Midway Gardens, Process Sketch
Elevation with tower detail, 1914