Category Archives: Third Bay

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Influence on Bay Region Architects

  Though Frank Lloyd Wright was not a Bay Region architect in the strictest sense, the influence he exerted over a great number of designers who practiced here cannot be overstated. Wright did have a number of commissions in Northern … Continue reading

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Preservation Nightmare – Charles Moore’s Orinda Home Eaten by Oversized Ranch

I’m not sure how this was allowed to happen, but it appears that Charles Moore’s famous Orinda home was desecrated sometime in the last ten years. This small house, designed by Moore for himself and built in 1962, was considered … Continue reading

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