Presented by Michael Lilek, Curator Frank Lloyd Wright’s American System-Built Homes, Milwaukee
“You Can Own an American Home,” promised a 1917 ad for Frank Lloyd Wright’s new American System-Built Houses. The evening will explore Wright’s broad vision to house all Americans in a beautiful home of his design – including the eleven known examples of ASB homes in Wisconsin.
Members can earn 1 AIA/CES Hour attending this event.
This series of free lectures begins at 7pm and takes place in the Monona Terrace Lecture Hall. Featured are a variety of local, regional and international guest speakers discussing topics that range from popular Wright-built designs to current trends and issues in architecture. The lectures are supported by AIA Southwest Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright Wisconsin, Friends of Monona Terrace and a grant from the Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission, with additional funds from the Overture Foundation.