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Frank Lloyd Wright

 (1869 - 1959)
Frank Lloyd Wright was active/lived in Wisconsin, Arizona.  Frank Wright is known for architect, abstract drawing.

Frank Lloyd Wright

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Born in Richland Center, Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright became one of the pre-eminent architects of the early 20th century and designed many structures to express his theory that aesthetics and function should work together. Wright's houses had a unique style of being a horizontal plane with no basements or attics. They were built of natural materials, were never painted, and had low pitched roofs and deep overhangs and walls of windows, all conveying a sense of horizontal and being WITH the landscape. His rooms opened to each other and the homes were centered with large stone or brick fireplaces. Some of Wrights best-known designs include the Robie House in Chicago, Illinois; the Martin House in Buffalo, New York; the Johnson Wax Building i  ...  Displaying 750 of 5995 characters.

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About  Frank Lloyd Wright

Born:  1869 - Richland Center, Wisconsin
Died:   1959 - Phoenix, Arizona
Known for:  architect, abstract drawing