Famous architectural buildings
The interior is just as harmonious. "He was always looking ahead, not backward, " Waggoner said.Chun-Hung Eric Cheng / Flickr
One of ten of Wright's works nominated as World Heritage sites, the Unity Temple in Illinois revolutionized church architecture.
"He turned his back on traditional church architecture, " Waggoner said.
Another famous work is the Taliesin home. Like a ship's bow, it rises above the surrounding Wisconsin hills. The stone used in courtyard continues into the bedroom and library.AP Images
Although an earthquake damaged this Tokyo Imperial hotel in 1968 and it was later torn down, the lobby has been reconstructed at the Meiji-Mura museum.WIkipedia Commons
And Wright designed this vine-covered home in Arizona for his son, David.AP Images
The Avery Coonley House in Riverside, Illinois, oversees 10 acres of property with gardens and its own pond with lily pads. It's divided into four separate residences.Patrick Gustine
In summer 2016, the estate’s bedroom wing sold for only $355, 000, while the rest of the house is still up for grabs at
While most 20th century architects took cues from our European ancestors, Wright developed a different vision for the American home. The Robie House in Chicago features continuous windows throughout and a wide open living space at its center.The Robie House in 1911.Public Domain