LLI: Frank Lloyd Wright
|Presented By||LLI: Frank Lloyd Wright|
|When/Where||Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 10:00am||Hylton Performing Arts Center Gregory Family Theater|
Instructor: Dan Sherman
This class will honor America’s greatest architect and review his fabulous career that covered almost 70 years. In the nearly 1000 buildings he designed, Wright sought to bring architecture into harmony with the environment. The speaker will cover Wright’s colorful career and his philosophy of design. He will focus on some of Wright’s best-known buildings, including Fallingwater in Pennsylvania and the Pope-Leighy House near Mount Vernon.
Dan Sherman has a love of both American history and musical theatre and has taught more than 20 classes on these topics for OLLI at George Mason University. He has also offered classes on opera and architecture. He earned his doctorate in economics at Cornell University and is a managing director at the American Institute for Research (AIR) in Washington, D.C. He presented “Hamilton: The Man and the Musical” for LLI-Manassas this past semester.
This event is open to the public. For more information about the Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas, visit: lli-manassas.org