Thursday, 23 April 2020 09:30

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright worked to create a distinctly American and organic style and designed many iconic buildings, including Fallingwater and the Guggenheim Museum.

Published in Architects

In the first half of the twentieth century, changes in technology and society led to the birth of a vision of an urban utopian that could be achieved through modernist design

Published in Features

As climate catastrophe looms, the interdependence of the urban and rural worlds has never been starker. The countryside can no longer be dismissed as a bastion of tradition - it is where the future is taking place, finds Edwin Heathcote.

Published in Features
Tuesday, 20 August 2019 15:30

Fallingwater by Frank Lloyd Wright

As the work of Frank Lloyd Wright enters the UNESCO World Heritage List, we consider Fallingwater, one of the architect's most iconic works
Published in Icon of the Month

Embracing the original experimental spirit of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West, 3D digital scanning is being used to amplify the legacy and understanding of the American architect's 'winter camp'

Published in Features

MoMA, New York
12 June — 1 October 2017

Published in Diary
Monday, 20 October 2014 13:17

Archiwindow by Federico Babina

Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster are among the architects featured as silhouettes in the graphic designer's latest illustrations

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 30 May 2014 14:31

Frank Lloyd Wright and the City

A display of Wright’s thinking about cities, in New York until 1 June, reveals the conflicts and convictions of his urbanism, says Aileen Kwun

Published in Review
Friday, 19 August 2011 12:19

Toys of the Avant-Garde

It is no coincidence that Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright and Buckminster Fuller were all taught in kindergartens, the school system that introduced building blocks into educational play.

Published in Features
Monday, 21 December 2009 13:50

Zaha Hadid's Maxxi

Is speed an essential quality of the 21st-century museum? If the architect’s job is to oil the wheels of the culture industry, then perhaps it is. With Tate Modern getting 4 million visitors a year, you need to drive the culture-hungry through the pens quickly. But the museum is not traditionally a place of swift passage, it’s one of thoughtful wandering and edifying pauses

Published in Features
Tuesday, 18 August 2009 13:15

Frank Lloyd Wright

The life's work of Frank Lloyd Wright gets somewhat lost in the monumental ramped space of his masterpiece - but his relevance is still clear, says Alex Pasternack.

Published in Review