In Memoriam: Larry Woodin – Architectural Designer, Wright Expert and Historic Preservationist

Photo by Joel Hoglund

Larry Woodin, a Seattle-area architectural designer and Frank Lloyd Wright expert known internationally for his involvement in last-minute saves of several important Wright buildings, died July 22, 2021, after a brief illness. Larry served on the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy’s Board of Directors since 2002, including roles as president from 2011 – 2013 and Vice President from 2010 – 2011 and most recently serving as Second Vice President. From…

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Conservancy 2021 Annual Meeting & Board Election

The Annual Meeting of the Conservancy membership will be held on Thursday, October 14, 8:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. EDT in Buffalo, New York, and streamed online. All participants in the Conservancy’s annual conference will be able to attend as part of their conference registration, whether in-person or online. For Conservancy members who are not participating in the conference, additional information about how to stream the annual meeting will be made available…

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Lindholm House Move Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

In April 2016 the Conservancy brokered the move of the R.W. Lindholm House, designed by Wright in 1952, from Cloquet, Minnesota, to Polymath Park in Acme, Pennsylvania, to ensure its preservation. In April 2019, Conservancy Executive Director Barbara Gordon and multiple Conservancy board members attended a grand opening celebration for the beautifully reconstructed house. On June 27, 2021, the story of the move was featured on CBS Sunday Morning. Watch…

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