Frank Lloyd Wright: His Life and His Architecture
John Wiley & Sons, 24.04.1987 - 464 Seiten
A complete biography based on a wide range of previously untapped primary sources, covering Wright's private life, architecture, and role in American society, culture, and politics. Views Wright's buildings as biographical as well as social statements, analyzing his work by type, category, and individual structure. Examines Wright's struggle to develop a new artistic statement, his dramatic personal life, and his political and economic ideas, including those on cities, energy conservation, cooperative home building, and environmental preservation. Includes over 150 illustrations (photographs, floor plans, and drawings--many never before published), extensive footnotes, and the most exhaustive bibliography of Wright's published work available.
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CHAPTER TWO The Art and Craft of Success
CHAPTER THREE A Radically Different Conception
CHAPTER FOUR Thinking and Working Along Original Lines
CHAPTER FIVE Affinity Tangle
CHAPTER SIX Spiritual Hegira
CHAPTER SEVEN A Regular Life Is Cunningly Ambushed
CHAPTER EIGHT Little Experiment Stations in Out of the Way Places
CHAPTER NINE Usonia Shelter in the Open
CHAPTER TEN Characteristically Modest Projects
CHAPTER ELEVEN Organic Architecture
CHAPTER TWELVE The Boldest Buildings of His Career
CHAPTER THIRTEEN A Giant Tree in a Wide Landscape
CHAPTER FOURTEEN How Do You Speak to a Divinity?
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