Weekly Architecture Fix, Vol. 7 | Frank Lloyd Wright

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Feature: Frank Lloyd Wright – Resources from the world wide web

“The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.” – Frank Lloyd Wright

The films below are free via Kanopy.com.

  • Ken Burns’ American Lives: Frank Lloyd Wright (2 films)

The films/interviews/clips below are free via Rocky Mountain PBS.

Want to know the incredible artist behind the stunning photos of Wright’s work? Watch American Masters: Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey via Amazon Prime. His life’s work also included collaborations with sculptors Alexander Calder and Louise Nevelson, yet his story is largely unknown.



  • Frank Lloyd Wright: A Biography by Meryle Secrest
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Designs: The Sketches, Plans, and Drawings by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer
  • The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion, Revised Edition by William Allin Storrer

Also, read about and “Peek Inside 7 Iconic Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings”.
For the fiction reader, T.C. Boyle’s The Women is a guilty pleasure.

For Young Readers…

  • I Heart Architecture with Frank Lloyd Wright by Mudpuppy

Community Resources

Image curtesy of Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation