Milwaukee's Niedecken Co-stars in MAM's Frank Lloyd Wright Show
The Milwaukee Art Museum's "Frank Lloyd Wright: Buildings for the Prairie" exhibit puts the focus on Wright. But there is also a large collection of sketches and other works by Wright associate and Milwaukee's own George Mann Niedecken. The exhibit opened last Friday and runs through October 15, 2017, so don't miss it! Read more.
'Frank Lloyd Wright Carriages' Presentation Set at Wade House
Wade House Historic Site will celebrate the 150th birthday of famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright with “The Frank Lloyd Wright Carriages” by Vicki Nelson Bodoh, past president of the Carriage Association of America, from 7-8:30pm on Thursday, August 10, 2017. The event is one in a series of season-long exhibits, lectures, and educational activities focusing on Wright's life and work in Wisconsin. Bodoh will share the results of her two year-long study of Wright's horse-drawn carriages at Taliesin in Spring Green, and the connection she discovered between the architect and Sheboygan carriage collector Wesley W. Jung. Read more.
***** Believe it or not, but I have a connection with the WADE HOUSE.....my grgrgrandfather, Dr. Charles M. Hamilton, married the daughter of Mr. Wade....she was a nurse in the Civil War, where he met her.