Sunday, June 04, 2006

goes to show


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Originally uploaded by suttonhoo.
It all goes to show the danger of entrusting anything spiritual to the clergy.
Frank Lloyd Wright in 1957 during a battle to save the Robie House from destruction. The Chicago Theological Seminary had acquired the house in the 20s, and in the 50s wanted to tear it down to build new dorms.

As cited by Blair Kamin in Why Architecture Matters »

1 comment:

litwit said...

Amen to that, sister.

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