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A Brad Pitt-narrated documentary about restoring the Unity Temple will soon be available for streaming; Matt Hickman; Architect’s Newspaper

Starting October 30, a documentary about the restoration of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple will show how the iconic structure was brought back to life.

Source: A Brad Pitt-narrated documentary about restoring the Unity Temple will soon be available for streaming

Coronavirus having huge impact on Pa.’s unique architectural treasure Fallingwater; Ashley Bishop; WPXI

A connection with nature — that’s what Frank Llyod Wright’s Fallingwater represents. In 2020, it’s what many did this year as COVID-19 changed everything.

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Experience the outdoors in your home; Din M Villafuerte; Inquirer Business

“Nature is the best physician,” said Hippocrates, the father of medicine. True enough, the relaxing sight of lush, verdant greens and brightly colored blooms, the sound of rustling leaves, the refreshing feel of the cool breeze while the sunlight hits your skin can indeed do wonders to our physical and mental well-being. We all like living close to nature, or at least have some natural scenery around our homes.

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Inside Frank Lloyd Wright’s Astounding Legacy; Elizabeth Stamp; Architectural Digest

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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Destinations of New York State

Designed by visionary American architect Frank Lloyd Wright and part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Guggenheim Museum is home to one of the world…

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Frank Lloyd Wright has been called the most famous architect in history. Here are 13 of his best buildings; Frank Olito; Business Insider

The Guggenheim Museum and the Fallingwater house in Pennsylvania are among Frank Lloyd Wright’s most iconic work.

Source: Frank Lloyd Wright has been called the most famous architect in history. Here are 13 of his best buildings.

Visiting Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater and Mäntylä; Amy Dvorak; Dwell

Completed in 1938, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater is as relevant as ever—and a model of architectural conservancy. Amy Dvorak tours the home and spend the night in his nearby Mäntylä to learn what you can’t experience through photos alone.

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Frank Lloyd Wright Fans Pick Oak Park, Illinois; Deborah Charnes; Chron

A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as he is made by way of a cultivated, enriched heart.* Visitors to Chicago will recognize the windy city has had many a great architect…

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Fallingwater by Frank Lloyd Wright; Matthew Barker; Icon Eye

As the work of Frank Lloyd Wright enters the UNESCO World Heritage List, Matthew Barker considers Fallingwater, the embodiment of his quest for natural harmony and his disregard for engineers.

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Bold Thinker Who Redefined US Architecture Receives Honor for the Ages; Dora Mekouar; VOA News

He is arguably America’s best known architect — in part because he was a shameless self-promoter — but Frank Lloyd Wright also possessed the talent and success to back up his boasts. And now eight of his designs are being recognized on a global scale.   “The 20th century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright” was recently added to the list of  UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The designation is given to places that are deemed to have “outstanding universal value to humanity.” It’s rare for an architect to be designated by name…

Source: Bold Thinker Who Redefined US Architecture Receives Honor for the Ages