|Geometric Geishas with Navaho Corn motifs|
A recent article in The Economist magazine, titled Restoring Wright, comments on the difficulty of preserving Wright's home, Taliesin, in Spring Green, Wisconsin. I also recall the leaky roofs and cold winter drafts at my prep school, The Prairie School, in Racine, Wisconsin.
On the other hand, there is something about the details and the design itself -- a unique combination of simple and complex, modern with hints of Japan, Tiffany and the Arts and Crafts style of the Green brothers -- that draws me to keep visiting examples of Wright's work.
|The Biltmore Sunroom which had WiFi|
Intriguing details are everywhere.
Another reason to return
And, another ...