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  • "Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin In Grinnell" Exhibition Catalog with Essay by Professor Paul Kruty

    'Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin In Grinnell'
    'Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin In Grinnell'

    The exhibition catalog for Faulconer Gallery's recent exhibition, "Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin in Iowa" features a historical essay by Professor Paul Kruty.

    In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the construction of the Ricker House on the Grinnell Campus, the Faulconer Gallery exhibited renderings and models of other Griffin works. Paul Kruty, a Professor of architectural history at UIUC contributed an essay to the catalog exploring the Griffin's projects and contributions to the Grinnell campus. To acquire a copy of the catalog, contact Dan Strong, Faulconer Gallery Associate Director and curator of Exhibitions (strong_at_grinnell_dot_edu). The Ricker Library of Architecture and Art has acquired a copy of the book which will be made available as a non-circulating item (call no. 720.973 G87k3)