Advertisement
Continue to Site »

site_header_zone


 
Trending
Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize Names Inaugural Winners
The College of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) ...
Interior Design’s 20 Most Loved on Instagram
From a temporary art installation in Tokyo to PSLAB’s bouquet-inspired ...
Canadian Art Hotel Offers Klaus by Nienkämper Furniture
Sometimes, after a particularly magical hotel escape, you want to ...
5 Emerging Kitchen & Bath Trends
1. Toto refers to it as a “washlet,” Duravit as ...
10 Questions With... Griz Dwight
Eating at a restaurant is about more than just the ...

JOB ZONE

jobseekers:

employers:

 
Weekly Poll
Which bathroom design trend will take the future by storm?

    industry_article_detail_left_zone

    Wright Makes Right: Copeland Furniture Recreates Frank Lloyd Wright's Iconic Designs

    Copeland Furniture

     

    Since snagging the imprimatur of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, Copeland­ Furniture's factory has been humming with reproductions from the architect's Prairie period. Then the manufacturer moved on to his own Wisconsin residence, Taliesin, with a single design, an ottoman that doubles as storage when you remove the cushion. Next, seizing on the popularity of all things mid-century, come pieces from his Usonian­ houses, designed from 1937 until his death in 1959.


    The Usonian Occasionals collection replicates smaller pieces from a single 1948 house in South Bend, Indiana. A cocktail table, rectangular, and a side table­, more or less square, share Wright's right angles and mortise-and-tenon con­struction. There's also a storage ottoman with a cavity deeper than the Taliesin version but similarly concealed by a cushion upholstered in a variety of Copeland fabrics or COM. Wood is Forest Stewardship Council-certified cherry, offered­ in six finishes and engraved with his signature and a serial number. Because his vision of Usonia hinged on affordability, pricing is particu­larly palatable­. 802-222-9282; copelandfurniture­.com.

     

    Copeland Furniture

    industry_article_detail_central_zone