Edited by Lynda Waggoner, Photographed by Christopher Little
This seminal volume, now back in print in a new format and at a reduced price, offers a deeply immersive tour of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most legendary building. A landmark volume to commemorate what is arguably the most significant private residence of the twentieth century. With stunning photography commissioned especially for the book,Fallingwatercaptures the much-loved masterpiece by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The book includes authoritative texts on Fallingwater’s history, structure, restoration, and collections, including the house’s relationship to its setting and its importance to the sustainability movement; its meaning in the context of Wright’s body of work; the analysis and planning process that went into Fallingwater’s restoration and how a seemingly unsolvable problem was overcome through modern engineering. The book is a tribute to the genius behind this masterwork.
About The Author
Lynda Waggoneris the director of Fallingwater and the vice president of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy. She is the author ofFallingwater: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Romance with Nature, among other publications.
Christopher Littleis a widely published and much acclaimed photographer whose work was featured in the seminal volumeFallingwater(1986) by Edgar Kaufmann, Jr.
David G. De Longis professor emeritus at the University of Pennsylvania and the author of numerous volumes on architecture.
Rick Darkeis a photographer and horticulturist, and an award-winning author of books such asThe American Woodland Garden.
Justin Guntheris the curator of Buildings and Collections at Fallingwater.
Neil Levineis the Emmet Blakeney Gleason Professor of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard and the author ofThe Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright.
John Reynoldsis associate professor of architecture at Miami University of Ohio.
Robert Silmanis the president of Robert Silman Associates and a noted structural engineer who directed the strengthening of Fallingwater in 2002.
Publish Date: March 15, 2016
Category: Architecture - Individual Architects & Firms - General