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Saving Farnsworth House

Now is a Good Time to Visit (and Rescue!) the Most Stunningly Beautiful Modernist House in Illinois

Edward Lifson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Edward Lifson

Structure is the essence of architecture, good architecture is based on nature, and here it is beautifully abstracted. Autumn is a good time to see-- and save-- the Farnsworth House.

Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Be A Modern Architect . . .

Edward Lifson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Edward Lifson

Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House is still flooded and they're desperately seeking funds to restore and reopen this masterpiece.

Farnsworth House: Saving A Masterpiece

The Skyline | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

What to do with Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House, the lovely one-story pavilion of steel and glass that the neighboring--but not very neighborly--...