Lesson / Koan : unreal is real enough.
Frank Lloyd Wright’s utopian vision is realized daily for the following reason.
Is there a single school of architecture on Spaceship Earth that doesn’t mention his name everyday?
Point being, if you’re a Frank Lloyd Wright fan or not, his body of work is undeniably worthy of notice & discussion.
In 1956, Frank Lloyd Wright proposed a Chicago project called Mile High Illinois, Illinois Sky-City, or The Illinois. The renderings above were presented in the 2009 Frank Lloyd Wright exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum.
The below animation may be the best thing CUPtopia’s staff has every seen from Harvard’s Graduate School of Design (GSD), considering they didn’t have to design anything, thank goodness!
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