There is much more to distinguished architecture in Racine than Frank Lloyd Wright’s work. Consider the names Howard Van Doren Shaw; McKim, Mead, and White; Holabird and Root; Francis Barry Byrne (with Alfonso Iannelli); Lord Norman Foster + Partners; John Randal McDonald; William Kaeser; Helmut Ajango; Ken Dahlin; Johnsen Schmaling; and Alfred Browning Parker among others.
The preview event Friday June 3 for Frank Lloyd Wright Wisconsin’s annual Wright and Like tour is the premiere showing at Wright’s Wingspread of “115 Years of Architectural Excellence in Racine” by Dave Erickson, Robert Hartmann, and Mark Hertzberg.
Tickets are still available, and can be ordered at: www.wrightinwisconsin.org
The cost is $125 for members, $150 for non-members. The event runs from 6 – 9 p.m. and includes heavy appetizers, coffee, and dessert.