Object Title

The Design Object and Michael Webb Lectures

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Collection: Giuseppe Zambonini papers ➔ Series: Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series (KA013001_OA.01)

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Digital Audio
Jean Gardner (McClintock) discusses small-scale objects designed by Frank Lloyd Wright (spoons, rugs, table, lamps); reconsiders Wright’s buildings in relation to each other. Robie House: open plan and continuity; environmental control; integrated lighting. Japanese architecture, interiors. George Madison Millard House: use of cinderblock. Fallingwater: machine-made and natural materials. Larkin Administration Building: interior; community. Side B 47:34 Michael Webb in-progress question and answer with Open Atelier of Design (OAD) students.
1977 – 1982
Related people
Parsons the New School for Design (subject)
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (subject)
Grey Art Gallery (subject)
Samuel Butler (subject)
Le Corbusier (subject)
Reyner Banham (subject)
Jean Gardner (speaker)
Michael Webb (speaker)
Paul Rudolph (subject)
Louis H. Sullivan (subject)
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; Digitization of audiotapes funded by a grant obtained by Robert Kirkbride from Parsons' School of Constructed Environment.

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