Women in Art, Early Film, and Frank Lloyd Wright
Connect a Frank Lloyd Wright home to women, art, and early cinema
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed hundreds of houses in and around Chicago. But how much do you know about the women who originally lived in them?
On this virtual walking tour, journey to a modest FLW house in Chicago's western suburbs. While there, you'll connect the home to Ladies Home Journal and hear about its first resident, Grace Hunt, who has an impressive connection to early film.
Join Chicago Movie Tours on this livestream walking tour as we "Hunt" for the "Wright" home!
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Chicago Movie Tours' virtual tours incorporate the following, when applicable, to bring the subject matter to life:
Expertly designed animated slideshows
Clips and screengrabs
Maps (to orient you as you "travel" with us)
Vintage newspaper articles and ads
Classic movie fan magazine excerpts
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