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Frank Lloyd Wright

Architecture, Residential

Hollyhock House / Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright designed Hollyhock House as part of a commission from oil heiress Louise Aline Barnsdall to create an avant-garde theatre and cultural complex called Olive Hill. Of the entire complex, only the residence and two apartments were completed. Located in the East Hollywood neighbourhood of Los Angeles, Hollyhock House was completed between 1919 and 1921.

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Architecture, Movie

The Fountainhead: A touch of the new, a touch of the old

Architect Howard Roark (Gary Cooper) being asked to add a classical touch to his modernistic building proposal. From “The Fountainhead” (1948). The Fountainhead technical information Movie: The Fountainhead Director: King Vidor Writers: Ayn Rand (screenplay), Ayn Rand (novel) Stars: Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal, Raymond Massey To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That’s what everybody does…

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