Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Architectural wonders

Wonders - man made structures and grand artworks.

Laura Gale House

A beautiful example of early modernism - a family house in a matured Prairie School style. The house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright...

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

The family house of the greatest architect of the United States - Frank Lloyd Wright. He designed it and built in 1889 and extended...

Frank Lloyd Wright Historic District

A residential district where some 25 properties have been designed by Frank Lloyd Wright - the greatest architect of the United States. In total,...

Pleasant Home

Large family house in Prairie School style. It was constructed in 1897 and designed by George Washington Maher. Location, GPS coordinates: 41.88543 N 87.8006 W Categories: Family houses,...

Unity Temple in Oak Park

This church is considered to be the first modern building in the world, with immense influence on the development of architecture in the 20th...

Dana – Thomas House

This family house was built in 1904 in Prairie School style. Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The building is inspired by the Japanese aesthetic,...

Coonley House

This residential estate was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1912. This complex of buildings is a fine example of Prairie School...

Riverside Historic District

One of the first planned communities in the United States. Its development started in 1869 and had an aim to develop a possibly pleasant...

F. F. Tomek House

A private house which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and constructed in 1906. One of the best examples of Prairie School - American...

Robie House

The most prominent example of Prairie School - American style of architecture. This family house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in...