Posts tagged california.

winnafish:

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House in East Hollywood, 1919-1921

arqbto:

Sturges House — Frank Lloyd Wright (1939)

Photographed by Balthazar Korab. Los Angeles, United States.

  May 08, 2014 at 05:26pm
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Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867-1959)

San Francisco Call, Press Headquarters Building, 1913

  April 24, 2014 at 07:50pm

xandraj5te:

Millard House
my view: Pasadena 1987

prairieschoolarchitecture:

Frank Lloyd Wright, Randall Fawcett House, Los Banos, California, 1955-1961

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  April 17, 2014 at 05:26pm

wherearchitectureisfun:

WAÏF: Best Roof Ever!

Enjoy in this Video the Marin County Civic Center spectacular roof designed by Frank Lloyd Wright

scandinaviancollectors:

The Marin County Civic Center, San Rafael, California by Frank Lloyd Wright, 1957–62. Photo of the main entrance of the administration building by Ezra Stoller © Esto. / Architecture About

scandinaviancollectors:

Frank Lloyd Wright, The Millard House (La Miniatura), 1926, Pasadena, California. / Google

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Marin County Civic Center, San Rafael, CA, by Frank Lloyd Wright.

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Millard House or “La Miniatura”, 645 Prospect Crescent, Pasadena, California, 1923

In his autobiography, Frank Lloyd Wright called concrete blocks “the cheapest (and ugliest) thing in the building world” and he wanted to see “what could be done with that gutter-rat.” The Millard House was the first Usonian House to use textured textile blocks to create a new style that suggests Mayan forms:

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