These unique, recognizable towers in Chicago are actually called “Marina City”- while they are a very cool structural and architectural design, they also represent one of the first mixed-use buildings in Chicago. The “ground” floor is a real marina, with retail above, then parking and finally residential
Frank Lloyd Wright’s house in Oak Park. Notice the decorative linear elements accentuating the architecture. Notice the design of light- The indirect window in the bathroom- the divided light geometric art-glass.
Oh, and the barrel vault is the kids play room.
Frank Lloyd Wright’s drafting studio in Oak Park. Yes, it does have a fire-place, fire-proof vault, suspended mezzanine, custom furniture and built-ins.
Skylights and windows of Frank Lloyd Wright’s oak park house and studio
A walk through oak park, or frank Lloyd wrights early years.