Feldman House (photo: Daniella Thompson, 2005)
Sunday, 18 October 2015
3 pm – 5 pm
Feldman House (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1939; 1974)
13 Mosswood Road
Featuring Mark Wilson and Joel Puliatti, author and photographer of Frank Lloyd Wright on the West Coast.
All proceeds go to BAHA’s Sara Holmes Boutelle Fund for architectural research and landmark applications.
Owing to space limitations, attendance is restricted.
Please send a check, payable to BAHA, to:
2318 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
Between 1909 and 1959, Frank Lloyd Wright designed a total of 38 structures along the West Coast, from Seattle to Southern California. These include well-known structures such as the Marin County Civic Center and Hollyhock House in Los Angeles, and many lesser-known gems, such as the 1909 Stewart House near Santa Barbara.
For the first time, the great architect’s West Coast buildings have been documented in a single book. At this fundraising reception, Mark A. Wilson and Joel Puliatti, author and photographer of Frank Lloyd Wright on the West Coast (Gibbs Smith), will present the gamut of Wright’s creations in the West. Signed books will be available for purchase.
The reception will take place at the Feldman House, built in 1974–06 to Wright’s 1939 plans for the Lewis N. Bell residence in Los Angeles (unbuilt). Owned by Jeanne Allen and Marc Grant since 1980, the house boasts furniture designed by Wright.
As a special treat, photographs that were not included in the book will be on digital display.