AR320 7th Homework Frank Lloyd wright and Broadacre city :
Frank Lloyd Wright, an American architect, interior designer and writer, born in June 8, 1867, he founded the principle of Organic architecture, he completed 500 works.
Frank Lloyd Wright
In 1928, Frank Lloyd Wright had an idea that was to become an obsession. He was sixty-one-years old. After divorce with his second wife, he finally married Olga Ivanovna, He was ready to start anew. He wanted to craft his legacy. Frank Lloyd Wright had the vision of broadacre city with every man and his family having 1 whole acre of space for living, by 1935, Frank Lloyd Wright had free labor to assist in building a large model of Broadacre City.
Braodacre city model
Among some of the features of the Broadacre City, schools, cinemas, gas stations, general merchandising
and markets, little factories and so on, no more traffic problems and no landlords or tenants.
Another image of the broadacre city model.
Broadacre city model plan.
A sketch for a vision of Broadacre city.
Maison Du Peuple : Designed by the Belgian Architect Victor Horta who was born in January 6 1861.
Image of Maison Du peuple
Maison Du Peuple, an amazing building designed by Victor Horta, it was built in 1899 on a slope and along a circular square, Horta was able to succeed with his design by drawing no less than 8,500 square meters of plans, the building was built using brick, steel and glass and was considered a building of modern architecture, unfortunately the building was replaced by a generic building in 1966.
Maison Du Peuple’s Plan.
Maison Du Peuple’s Section.
Remains of Maison Du Peuple after it was removed.
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