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Art – design – form – function #FrankLloydWright

Category: Architecture July 10th, 2012 by mbc

I was rather taken with this Frank Lloyd Wright observation that succinctly encapsulates the relationship between art and functional objects.

Art is a discovery and development of elementary principles of nature into beautiful forms suitable for human use.

With reference to contemporary architecture, I think that the ‘beautiful forms’ part is too often overlooked in all but the most high-end projects.

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