A guide to the gravesites of architects | Curio

A guide to the gravesites of architects

17 mins | Feb 21, 2021

Exploring their often-humble final resting places, from Alvar Aalto to Frank Lloyd Wright. One could say an architect's building, if well-received, ends up becoming a monument to the architects themselves. But what about their gravesites? Are they just as magnificent as some of the things they created? That's the premise of Henry H. Kuehn's book, "Architects’ Gravesites: A Serendipitous Guide", which offers a wonderful compilation of photographs and notes on them. Here, we listen to a fascinating excerpt from it.

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