Winslow House, River Forest, IL 1893. Copyright© The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT FOUNDATION RAISES OVER $1 MILLION IN 2013
The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation successfully raised over $1 million in 2013 – more than doubling its annual giving over the past two years. Concluding a lively year of dynamic educational initiatives, public engagement, and preservation projects, the foundation tasked with preserving and perpetuating the legacy and works of one of architecture’s most notable figures is celebrating record contributions.
 
 
 
ARCHIVES PARTNERSHIP
The Frank Lloyd Wright Archives is one of the largest and most complete collections of materials related to a single artist in the world. Furthering the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation's educational goal, the Archives provide to scholars over 23,000 architectural drawings, 10,000 historical photographs, large-scale presentation models, publication manuscripts, extensive correspondence and other documents illuminating the transformational work of the world-renowned architect.
 
The Wright collection, comprising documents, drawings, models and other artifacts, are being co-located at Columbia University's Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library and The Museum of Modern Art.
 
To learn more, download the press release below, or click on any of the links to the right.
 
 
 
SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEM INAUGURATED AT TALIESIN WEST
On May 24, 2012, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation announced it had inaugurated a new 250-kilowattAC solar photovoltaic (PV) power system donated by First Solar, Inc., which will help power the historic Taliesin West campus.
 

 

V.C. Morris Residence, Seacliff, San Francisco
1954 (unbuilt) Drawing Copyright© 2009, The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
Groundbreaking Joint Stewardship of Frank Lloyd Wright Archives: The Museum of Modern Art, Columbia University-Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, and the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
 
Read New York Times article about the new archives partnership.
 
 
 
Click here for more information about the archives.