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Opening Reception for Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona

The opening reception will feature special guest Vernon Swaback

Scottsdale Public Art, in cooperation with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services, presents Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona from Sept. 15 – Dec. 31 at the Gallery @ the Library, Scottsdale Civic Center, 3839 N. Drinkwater Boulevard.

Celebrate the famed architect’s 150th birthday with the exhibition, which features notable Wright-designed buildings in Arizona, including Wright’s own winter home, studio and school: Taliesin West, located in Scottsdale.

Other Wright projects featured through images and artifacts include the David Wright House and the Harold C. Price House. Footprints on the Desert also offers the chance to see additional Wright designs that were never built.

The opening reception will feature special guest Vernon Swaback, a Wright apprentice and former director of planning for the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.

Free

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