The Philosophy of Organic Architecture

Jósean Figueroa


Exploring the philosophical roots of Organic Architecture, this book is divided into three parts: The first, British Romantic Naturalism, explores the cultural movements in Europe and Britain which led to Wrightean Architecture; The second, Summa Emersoniana, is a summary of the philosophy of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Wright’s philosophical master; the third, Wright’s Architectural Concepts, is a categorization of the ideas defining Wright’s vision of Organic Architecture.