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In Memoriam: Karen Johnson Boyd

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Feb 02, 2016 01:03 AM
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by Eric last modified Feb 01, 2016

News reached me late last week that 91-year-old Karen Johnson Boyd passed away peacefully early Friday morning in Racine, Wisconsin after a short illness. The daughter of H.F. Johnson Jr. (who commissioned Frank Lloyd Wright to build the iconic SC Johnson Administration Building and Research Tower) Karen eventually commissioned her own Wright-designed house. Karen is remembered in a poignantly written piece that Mark Hertzberg writes on his Wright in Racine blog. Read it here. Image...




 

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-01 at 7.21.46 AMNews reached me late last week that 91-year-old Karen Johnson Boyd passed away peacefully early Friday morning in Racine, Wisconsin after a short illness. The daughter of H.F. Johnson Jr. (who commissioned Frank Lloyd Wright to build the iconic SC Johnson Administration Building and Research Tower) Karen eventually commissioned her own Wright-designed house. Karen is remembered in a poignantly written piece that Mark Hertzberg writes on his Wright in Racine blog. Read it here.

Image copyright Mark Hertzberg


 

 

 
 
 
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