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Oklahoma's Most Important Organic Homes

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Oct 12, 2013 01:05 AM
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by Eric last modified Oct 11, 2013

Two of Oklahoma's most important homes by Organic Architects were recently highlighted in a Financial Times article: Bruce Goff’s Bavinger House (1950) and Herb Greene’s Prairie House (1961). As stated in the article: "they bookend a period when the West Coast was seeing the restrained minimal modernism of the Case Study Houses...and they propose an alternative world and an idea of what might have been had mainstream modernism not become the default position." Noting its...




 

 

GreenGoffTwo of Oklahoma's most important homes by Organic Architects were recently highlighted in a Financial Times article: Bruce Goff’s Bavinger House (1950) and Herb Greene’s Prairie House (1961). As stated in the article: "they bookend a period when the West Coast was seeing the restrained minimal modernism of the Case Study Houses...and they propose an alternative world and an idea of what might have been had mainstream modernism not become the default position." Noting its importance, it makes the pain of losing the Bavinger House that much more painful. Could its ruin ever be made whole to resurrect this treasure? Read the article here.
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