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Wright's Home

Wright's Home

Wright designed his own home and studio in Oak Park, Illinois. It was here that he began working as an architect under his own practice and honed his unique architectural style
Clip Length 04:08 Premiere: 5/1/17

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Funding Provided By: General Motors Corporation; The Pew Charitable Trusts; PBS; CPB; David H. Koch: The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations; The National Endowment for the Humanities; Illinois Bureau of Tourism

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Frank Lloyd Wright

About Frank Lloyd Wright

This two-part documentary explores the life of one of America's greatest architects -- hated by some, worshipped by others and ignored by many. Using archival photographs, live cinematography, interviews, newsreel footage and home movies, the film tells the story of Wright's turbulent life and his extraordinary professional career.


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Season Episodes

Part 2

S1 E2 Length 1:13:55 Premiere Date 11/10/98

Part 1

S1 E1 Length 1:22:57 Premiere Date 11/10/98

Maya Lin on Frank Lloyd Wright

Clip Length 00:25 Premiere Date 1/6/12

William Cronon on Frank Lloyd Wright

Clip Length 00:40 Premiere Date 1/6/12

Frank Lloyd Wright: Phillip Johnson

Clip Length 00:43 Premiere Date 1/6/12

Wright Never Saw Any Limits

Clip Length 00:39 Premiere Date 1/6/12

Edgar Tafel Discusses Frank Lloyd Wright

Clip Length 00:42 Premiere Date 1/6/12

Organic Architecture

Clip Length 03:10 Premiere Date 5/1/17

Wright's Home

Clip Length 04:08 Premiere Date 5/1/17

Designing Fallingwater

Clip Length 01:56 Premiere Date 5/1/17

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