Architecture Masterpiece Opens to the Public Wright Up the Road
Sep25

Architecture Masterpiece Opens to the Public Wright Up the Road

In May of this year, we brought you the news that for the first time in its 64-year history, the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Research Tower on the  S.C. Johnson & Company campus in Racine, Wisconsin is now open for public tours.  Even if you don't have a full appreciation of Mr. Wright or art deco design, it's a fantastic thing to see.  From the meticulously restored laboratories filled with period instruments from the company...

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Wright Next Door: Inside an Architectural Treasure Open to the Public for the First Time
May27

Wright Next Door: Inside an Architectural Treasure Open to the Public for the First Time

When someone makes it big  in Chicagoland, the people of Chicagoland tend to think of that person as a native son, even if he’s an import. Studs Terkel was from New York. Louis Sullivan, from Boston. And our own beloved Frank Lloyd Wright, who loved Oak Park as much as Ernest Hemingway hated it, was actually born next door in Wisconsin. Starting this month, one of Wright’s most celebrated treasures is open to the public....

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