REMEMBER / FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) - FALLING WATER HOUSE / LA MAISON SUR LA CASCADE / - Arc Street Journal

REMEMBER / FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) - FALLING WATER HOUSE / LA MAISON SUR LA CASCADE /

by ARCSTREET.COM April 9 2013, 14:46 ARCHITECTURE - HOUSES ARCHITECTURE

Falling-Water-house-maison-sur-la-cascade-Frank-Lloyd-Wrigh.jpgTo remember Frank Lloyd Wrigh born (Frank Lincoln Wright, June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) here his most famous house and a reference in architecture world, the « Fallingwater House » a very special house that is built over a waterfall.  He designed the house for his clients, the Kaufmann family.  Fallingwater was built between 1936 and 1939.  It instantly became famous, and today it is a National Historic Landmark.


Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
Location: Mill Run, Pennsylvania, USA
Clients: Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Kaufmann
Engineers: Mendel Glickman and William Wesley Peters
Project Year: 1936-1939

+ http://www.fallingwater.org/

+ http://www.franklloydwright.org/

« I know that architecture is life; or at least it is life itself taking form and therefore it is the truest record of life as it was lived in the world yesterday, as it is lived today or ever will be lived…So, architecture I know to be a Great Spirit. » — Frank Lloyd Wright

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