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Bear Run, Pa., house designed by Frank Lloyd WrightWright, Frank Lloyd,
1867–1959, American architect, b. Richland Center, Wis., as Frank Lincoln Wright; he changed his name to honor his mother's family (the Lloyd Joneses). Wright is widely considered the greatest American architect.
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. Fallingwater (1936–39) is an architectural tour de force of Wright's organic philosophy, whereby a building should be completely integrated with its environment. Seen from below, the house is boldly cantilevered over a waterfall, with its powerful balconies and terraces seemingly suspended in midair.
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In a career spanning six decades, Frank Lloyd Wright became one of architecture's first celebrities, garnering acclaim for such landmark buildings as Tokyo's Imperial Hotel, New York City's Guggenheim Museum and the remarkable Fallingwater house in Western Pennsylvania.
As far as 20th and 21st century design and architecture go, I bow down to Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater house which manages to become as one with its remote waterfall scenery and still, 70 years on, remains an icon of modern architecture and interior design.