Thursday, 10 June 2010

The IDC Designer of the week: Frank Lloyd Wright

The Eternal Frank Lloyd Wright , Celebrating his 143rd Birthday
Born, 8 June 1867, the American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000 projects, which resulted in more than 500 completed works, promoted organic architecture was the leader of the Prairie School movement of architecture and developed the concept of the Usonian home.

His work includes original and innovative examples of many different building types, including offices, churches, schools, skyscrapers, hotels, and museums. Wright also often designed many of the interior elements of his buildings

Already well-known during his lifetime, Wright was recognized in 1991 by the American Institute of Architects as "the greatest American architect of all time"

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