“ILMA of the Week” Bruce Goff’s Ford Residence – Aurora, Illinois 1948Posted: July 18, 2013
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…
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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