Murphy House Virtual Tour & Book Talk

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Sunday, May 2 3:00 p.m. CDT Via Zoom When Frank Lloyd Wright decided to leave the American System-Built Homes out of his autobiographies, the heritage of almost 130 designs—and as many as 30 built houses—was called into question. Some were forgotten for half a century, and likely others are still lost. Join author Nicholas Hayes and his wife Angela on a virtual tour and presentation to see what can be…

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Carr House Virtual Open House

March 24, 2021 3:00 p.m. CDT Streaming on the Conservancy’s Facebook page The Carr House in Glenview, Illinois, designed by Wright in 1950, is currently for sale and included in our Wright on the Market listing. Join us for a virtual open house guided by the seller, who grew up in the home. This event will stream live on the Conservancy’s Facebook page at 3:00 p.m. CDT, and the recording will be available to view…

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2020 Virtual Conference DVDs Available for Purchase

A recording of the Conservancy’s 2020 Virtual Conference is now available for purchase. This set of five standard DVDs includes most sessions, with a total of roughly 14 hours of content. Sessions include: Keynote Address Wright Sites x PechaKucha vol. 2 Annual Meeting Roundtable: The Future of the Wright Public Site Roundtable & Tours: Prairie Houses for the 21st Century Roundtable & Tours: Partners in Advocacy: Saving Booth Cottage Roundtable…

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2020 John Thorpe Fellows Reflect on Virtual Conference Experience

Among the nearly 300 attendees of the Conservancy’s 2020 virtual conference were eight graduate students and young professionals who applied for and were awarded free admission through the competitive John G. Thorpe Young Professionals and Students Fellowship. After the conference, we asked the fellows to reflect on the experience and share thoughts: Miranda Black: Hosted virtually in the wake of COVID-19, I expected this year’s conference to go much differently….

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