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Robie House by Frank Lloyd Wright

Know Your Architects

Quick: Who is the real Father of Modern Architecture? You only get 5 guesses.


Home Exterior: Clinton Cottage Oceanfront House

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Get loads of architectural eye-candy and know-how on our blog, Cool Houses Daily.

Going Inside the Arts and Crafts Movement

The inspiration behind Craftsman and bungalow styles also brought open floor plans to light. Natural materials and tones are another signature feature of Arts and Crafts style.

One of the most common examples of Victorian architecture is the "Painted Ladies" of San Francisco.

Victorian: Picture the Painted Ladies

From the San Francisco hills to the streets of Savannah, detail and decoration define Victorian architecture. Also called Queen Anne, the style became popular during the reign of Queen Victoria.

The Laura Gale House is another Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home in Oak Park, Ill.

How Prairie Style Comes to Life

Flat rooflines characterize the exteriors of Prairie style homes, made famous by master architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Despite the localized name, Prairie homes can be found throughout the U.S. and abroad.

Classic New England Cottage Homes

The first Cape Cods were developed by early settlers from England in the 1600s, inspired by British thatched cottages and adapted to keep out the harsh New England winter. How do they look now?

Plantation Style: Front Exterior

Quintessential South Carolina Houses

This Southern state's coastal region has one of the most iconic landscapes in America, and with it comes unmistakable architecture. See homes that showcase the Lowcountry lifestyle.