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082 04 720.92|223 
092    720.9200 
100 1  Bergdoll, Barry,|eauthor. 
245 10 Frank Lloyd Wright :|bunpacking the archive /|cBarry 
       Bergdoll, Jennifer Gray ; with essays by Michael Desmond, 
       Carole Ann Fabian, Elizabeth S. Hawley, Juliet Kinchin, 
       Neil Levine, Ellen Moody, Therese O'Malley, Ken Tadashi 
       Oshima, Michael Osman, Spyros Papapetros, Janet Parks, 
       Matthew Skjonsberg, David Smiley, Mabel O. Wilson. 
264  1 New York, New York :|bThe Museum of Modern Art,|c[2017] 
264  4 |c©2017. 
300    256 pages :|billustrations (chiefly color), maps, plans, 
       portraits ;|c31 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
336    still image|bsti|2rdacontent 
336    cartographic image|bcri|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
500    Published in conjunction with 'Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: 
       Unpacking the Archive', June 12-October 1, 2017, at The 
       Museum of Modern Art, New York. 
500    Illustrated endpapers. 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 00 |tForeword /|rGlenn D. Lowry --|tIntroduction /|rBarry 
       Bergdoll and Carole Ann Fabian --|gNature.|tThe floricycle
       : designing with native and exotic plants /|rTherese 
       O'Malley --|tPattern behind the realism : the Jensen 
       graphic /|rJennifer Gray --|tLittle Farms unit : nature, 
       ecology, and community /|rJuliet Kinchin --|gCulture.
       |tReframing the Imperial Hotel : between East and West /
       |rKen Tadashi Oshima --|t"Playing Indian" at the Nakoma 
       Country Club /|rElizabeth S. Hawley --|tRosenwald School :
       lessons in progressive education /|rMabel O. Wilson --
       |gProcess.|tThe finial and the mousetrap : ornament from 
       Midway Gardens to the V.C. Morris Gift Shop /|rSpyros 
       Papapetros --|tAbstracting the landscape : Galesburg above
       and below the surface /|rMichael Desmond --|tAmerican 
       system-built houses : authorship and mass production  /
       |rMichael Osman --|tDo it yourself : Usonian Automatic 
       system /|rMatthew Skjonsberg --|gCity.|tWright's urbanism 
       and the Skyscraper Regulation project /|rNeil Levine --
       |tBroad Acres and narrow lots /|rDavid Smiley --|tReading 
       "Mile-High" : the Chicago skyline and the stakes of fame /
       |rBarry Bergdoll --|gArchive.|tConserving and exhibiting 
       the New York models /|rEllen Moody --|tArchitectural 
       drawing : materials, process, people /|rJanet Parks --
       |tVisualizing the archives /|rCarole Ann Fabian. 
520    Published for a major exhibition at The Museum of Modern 
       Art, this catalog reveals new perspectives on the work of 
       Frank Lloyd Wright, a designer so prolific and familiar as
       to nearly preclude critical reexamination. Structured as a
       series of inquiries into the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
       Archives at Taliesin West, Arizona (recently acquired by 
       MoMA and Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia
       University), the book is a collection of scholarly 
       explorations rather than an attempt to construct a master 
       narrative. Each chapter centers on a key object from the 
       archive that an invited author has "unpacked"-- tracing 
       its meanings and connections, and juxtaposing it with 
       other works from the archive, from MoMA, or from outside 
       collections. Wright's quest to build a mile-high 
       skyscraper reveals him to be one of the earliest celebrity
       architects, using television, press relations and other 
       forms of mass media to advance his own self-crafted image.
       A little-known project for a Rosenwald School for African-
       American children, together with other projects that 
       engage Japanese and Native American culture, ask 
       provocative questions about Wright's positions on race and
       cultural identity. Still other investigations engage the 
       architect's lifelong dedication to affordable and do-it-
       yourself housing, as well as the ecological systems, both 
       social and environmental, that informed his approach to 
       cities, landscapes and even ornament. The publication aims
       to open up Wright's work to questions, interrogations and 
       debates, and to highlight interpretations by contemporary 
       scholars, both established Wright experts and others 
       considering this iconic figure from new and illuminating 
       perspectives. 
546    Text in English. 
600 10 Wright, Frank Lloyd,|d1867-1959|vExhibitions. 
600 17 Wright, Frank Lloyd|d1867-1959.|2gnd 
600 17 Wright, Frank Lloyd,|d1867-1959.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00032949
648  7 1800-1999|2fast 
650  0 Organic architecture|zUnited States|vExhibitions. 
650  0 Architecture, American|y19th century|vExhibitions. 
650  0 Architecture, American|y20th century|vExhibitions. 
650  7 Architecture, American.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00813607 
650  7 Organic architecture.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01047638 
650  7 Architektur.|2gnd 
650  7 Skizze.|2gnd 
650  7 Bauentwurf.|2gnd 
650  7 21.62 history of architecture.|0(NL-LeOCL)077595270|2nbc 
651  7 United States.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01204155 
655  7 Exhibition catalogs.|2lcgft 
655  7 Illustrated works.|2lcgft 
655  7 Exhibition catalogs.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01424028 
655  7 Illustrated works.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01423873 
655  7 Exhibition catalos.|2gmgpc 
700 1  Gray, Jennifer,|eauthor. 
700 12 Wright, Frank Lloyd,|d1867-1959.|tWorks.|kSelections. 
710 2  Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.),|eorganizer,|ehost 
       institution,|eissuing body. 
710 2  Avery Library,|eorganizer. 
740 0  Frank Lloyd Wright at 150, unpacking the archive. 
752    United States|bNew York|dNew York. 
994    92|bCKE 
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 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  720.973 WRIGHT    Check Shelf
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