“ILMA of the Week” Bruce Goff’s Ford Residence – Aurora, Illinois 1948

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Update – Tour the Ford House – Save Wright will be holding an open house at the Ford House on July 13 from 3:00 to 6:00. Go to Save Wright for more details. From LIFE Magazine (1951): Architect Bru…

fc3arch‘s insight:

Architect Bruce Goff, one of the few U.S. architects whom Frank Lloyd Wright considers creative, scorns houses that are “boxes with little holes.” But he likes circles, believing that a circle is “an informal, gathering-around, friendly form.” Working on this theory, he designed a house for the Albert Fords of Aurora, lll. which makes most modern houses look quaint.

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