Lloyd Wright architecture
featured in British architectural magazine
(Dec. 3, 2001) - Florida Southern College's Frank Lloyd Wright campus
was showcased in a cover story in the Nov. 22 issue of "The
Architects' Journal," a weekly periodical published in Great
relates the history of Wright's involvement with the college and
the ongoing renovations designed and implemented by the British
architectural firm John McAslan & Partners, in association with
local architect Lunz Prebor Fowler.
very pleased with the exposure that comes with articles such as
this," said Lynn Dennis, FSC's director of Frank Lloyd Wright
programs. "The number of international visitors increases each
year, and we are seeing more visitors from the UK, due in part to
the media coverage resulting from the work that John McAslan has
been involved with here."
began working with FSC in 1995, developing a master plan for renovation
and expansion of the campus. The Polk Science Building was their
first completed project.
feature includes before-and-after photos and design plans of Polk
Science and working plans for revamping and extending the covered
walkways around the campus.
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.