The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion CD-ROM

The Wright structures are documented using text, pictures, drawings, and videos. The screen below, showing the Winslow Residence, illustrates a typical Wright structure screen.

Each of the small pictures, shown in the lower left-hand corner, can be displayed full size, simply by clicking on the small picture. Over 600 of the nearly 1,000 photographs are in color. The user can select whether to display the photographs in 256-color gray-scale, 256-color, or full 24-bit color mode.


Here is another example of a picture - the Robie House...


In addition to photographs, over 700 floor plans are included on the CD-ROM. A demo version of Deneba Software's Canvas drawing program is supplied on the CD-ROM to display the floor plans. All the floor plans can be printed (and modified, but not saved). Using the fully functional version of Canvas (must be purchased separately from Deneba Software), the floorplans can be modified/altered and saved. Below is an example floor plan.


The Wright structures are organized by Architectural Era, Chronologically, and by location. Each of the 433 Wright structures can be located using maps of the world, countries, and states.


The Chronology screen shows the history of the creation, modification, and destruction of the Wright structures.


In addition to the information on the Wright structures, many of Wright's architectural concepts are illustrated...


All the text in The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion can be searched by word or phrase. In addition, a more extensive "database-like" search capability is also included, which allows complex queries to be constructed.


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