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  3. Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green

Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green

  • 05:30 - 22 May, 2017
Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green
Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green

Aaron G Green FAIA was an internationally known organic architect of “striking originality and grace.” His diversi ed architectural works include commercial, industrial, municipal, judicial, religious, interment, mass housing, and educational projects. Aaron Green taught advanced architectural design at Stanford University Department of Architecture for fifteen years.In the early 1940s, Aaron Green became a member of Frank Lloyd Wright’s apprentice group, the Taliesin Fellowship. He maintained a close relationship with Frank Lloyd Wright over the next 20 years.

At the request of Frank Lloyd Wright, Aaron Green established a San Francisco office in 1951, both for his own practice and as Mr. Wright’s West Coast Representative. Aaron Green participated in over thirty Frank Lloyd Wright projects and was appointed by Frank Lloyd Wright as associated architect for the Marin County Civic Center Project.The highlight of his career occurred in 1999 when he won a national competition to design a visionary open to the world private high school in Greensboro, North Carolina, on a 100 acre wooded site with a 25 acre lake. The project infrastructure includes the largest single loop geothermal system in the world..Shortly before his passing, Aaron Green was awarded the 1st old medal by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation in recognition of his career and accomplishments and dedication to organic architecture. When asked who Aaron Green was, Wright commented, “Aaron Green is my son.”

  • ISBN

    9781939621375
  • Title

    Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green
  • Author

    Randolph C. Henning
  • Publisher

    ORO Editions
  • Publication year

    2017
  • Binding

    Hardcover
  • Language

    English

Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green

Cite: "Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright by Aaron G. Green" 22 May 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/871828/organic-architecture-beyond-frank-lloyd-wright-by-aaron-g-green/> ISSN 0719-8884