In celebration of the architect's 150th birthday, RECORD reviews three new books on Frank Lloyd Wright's life and work:
Scroll through the slideshow below to read a mini-review of each.
The 56th Salone del Mobile, Milan’s over-the-top furniture fair, is less than two weeks away. As always, throngs of international designers, architects, and industry insiders will descend on the Italian design capital during the weeklong event, which begins on April 4. This year’s edition also features the biennial Euroluce, showcasing the latest technology and most forward-thinking designs in lighting. —Josephine Minutillo
Lawrence Technological University’s new 36,700-square-foot A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture, and Life Sciences Complex, designed by Pritzker-winning architect Thom Mayne and his firm, Morphosis, provides state-of-the-art facilities for a diverse array of programs, including robotics, biomedical engineering, and design. The bar-shaped building features a central carbon-fiber "orb" which contains a staircase and marks the entrance to the new facility. It is one of the first buildings in an ongoing expansion and renovation plan by Southfield, Michigan-based university. - Alex Klimoski