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Airbnb find: 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright Eppstein Residence in Galesburg, Michigan, USA

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Airbnb find: 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright Eppstein Residence in Galesburg, Michigan, USA

Remember this one for sale back in 2016? Well, the 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright Eppstein Residence in Galesburg, Michigan, USA is now available to rent via Airbnb. We really fell for this one too and I imagine a few others did too as the asking price worked out at the equivalent of just £341,000. Yes, […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Sol Friedman House in Pleasantville, New York

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Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Sol Friedman House in Pleasantville, New York

This is rather special. A chance to be the next owner of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Sol Friedman House in Pleasantville, New York. Love of circles essential. Dating back to 1948, this the first of the three Frank Lloyd Wright-designed properties built in the ‘Usonia Homes’ development outside of New York City, based around FLW’s […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright subverted typical art-gallery layouts with spiral Guggenheim museum

Our week of celebrating the 150th anniversary of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth by examining his most important projects ends with the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum in New York, which he designed as a spiral ramp for viewing avant-garde ar…

Frank Lloyd Wright designed Taliesin West as desert retreat for himself and his students

Taliesin West by Frank Lloyd Wright

Today is the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright‘s birth, and we’ve been marking the occasion all week by looking back at his most important projects. Next up is the American architect’s desert home and studio in Arizona, which serves as a campus for the architecture school he founded. Read more

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum now available as a Lego set

We love the Lego Architecture series. Primarily because it produces things like this Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Lego set. A landmark of 20th century architecture, this cylindrical Frank Lloyd Wright building dates back to 1959 and this set pretty much captures all of the details that made this so famous. So the Guggenheim’s modernist facade […]

Frank Lloyd Wright for sale: Tirranna in New Canaan, Connecticut, USA

Always special when something like this comes up for sale. Although you will need to be pretty affluent to consider buying the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Tirranna in New Canaan, Connecticut, USA. Described by the agent as a ‘masterpiece’, this particular FLW build dates back to 1955, with a name that’s apparently Aboriginal for ‘running waters’. […]

On the market: 1960s Loch Crane-designed midcentury modern property in La Jolla, California, USA

Now this really is something. When an architect designs a house for him or herself, it tends to be rather special. That is definitely the case with this 1960s Loch Crane-designed midcentury modern property in La Jolla, California, USA. The architect was a student of Frank Lloyd Wright, which is evident from this build. Japanese […]

On the market: 1960s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed property in Boulder City, Nevada, USA

Always good to see an FLW up for sale, although this 1960s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed property in Boulder City, Nevada, USA has a slightly more complicated past. According to Curbed, the house dates back to the early 1960s, with the original concept designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. However, the design was modified to ‘fit the […]

On the market: 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Eppstein Residence in Galesburg, Michigan, USA

I suppose the number go FLW builds that come up show how prolific the great man was in his long life and of course, the respect that has been shown to many of the designs over the years. This 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Eppstein Residence in Galesburg, Michigan, USA is the latest to hit the […]

On the market: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Paul Olfelt house in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota, USA

I’ve had to do a bit of detective work to find out which FLW build this actually is. It is the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Paul Olfelt house in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota, USA. The house actually dates from 1960, which is two years after the death of Frank Lloyd Wright. The house was designed by […]

On the market: 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Louis B. Frederick House in Barrington Hills, Illinois, USA

How does the idea of a pretty much untouched FLW for £551k grab you? If it does, check out this 1950s Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Louis B. Frederick House in Barrington Hills, Illinois, USA. The house dates back to 1958 and amazingly, has been in the possession of the same family since. The family obviously love […]

On the market: 1950s J Bruce Spencer-designed midcentury property in Lakeland, Florida, USA

What does £150k get you in the UK? In most cities, not a great deal. But if you head over the Atlantic, it will secure you this 1950s J Bruce Spencer-designed midcentury property in Lakeland, Florida, USA. It’s an interesting build, dating back to 1958 and the work of a local architect who was ‘heavily […]

On the market: 1950s Bernoudy-Mutrux-designed Simms house in St. Louis, Missouri, USA

A Frank Lloyd Wright influence at work in this 1950s Bernoudy-Mutrux-designed Simms house in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Not that we are taking away anything from the architecture practice behind this house, which is the noted Bernoudy-Mutrux, a firm behind many modernist gems back in the day. But there is a connection. According to Curbed, […]

Up for auction: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed The Sturges Residence in Los Angeles, California, USA

Yes, that’s right, this is up for auction. But we can’t imagine anyone getting the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed The Sturges Residence in Los Angeles, California for a bargain price. Described by the agent as a ‘masterpiece of American design’, the house is up for sale for the first time in 50 years. Formerly the home […]

On the market: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Lykes Home in Phoenix, Arizona, USA

This is a actually the last house Frank Lloyd Wright designed. But sadly, he wasn’t around to see the Lykes Home in Phoenix, Arizona, USA actually get constructed. Thanks to Camille on Twitter for the tip off. The plans date back to 1959. That’s right, the year of the legendary architect’s death. It was designed […]

Airbnb find: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Schwartz House in Two Rivers, Wisconsin, USA

We’ve been looking around Airbnb and we like what we have seen so far when it comes to architecturally interesting properties. Top of our wish list? A few days at the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Schwartz House in Two Rivers, Wisconsin, USA. Yes, there is a Frank Lloyd Wright house on Airbnb. This one dates to […]

On the market: 1960s Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired property in Weston, Connecticut, USA

This isn’t by the architect, but this is a 1960s Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired property in Weston, Connecticut, USA. Why? Well his inspiration is certainly here. The house dates from 1965, the work of Allan J. Gelbin, who happened to be an apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright and judging by this, someone who shared his Usonian […]

On the market: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Avery Coonley House in Riverside, Illinois, USA

It was apparently up for sale a few years back before being withdrawn. Now the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Avery Coonley House in Riverside, Illinois is back on the market. Good news for FLW fans, that’s for sure. But the price ensures that only affluent fans of the iconic architect will be seriously considering this place […]

On the market: Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Ingalls House in River Forest, Illinois, USA

A chance to buy an FLW original, with the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Ingalls House in River Forest, Illinois, USA now on the market. This prairie-style house dates from 1909 and although (as you would expect) it isn’t in entirely original condition, the house still has an air of originality about it. But changes have been […]