Bud Dietrich, AIA
Architects & Building Designers
a kaleidoscope of light - the stair hall eclectic

a kaleidoscope of light - the stair hall

A detail of the two story art glass staircase window. The art glass is manufactured by Andersen Windows under license from the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. This pattern was used by Wright at the Unity Temple building in Oak Park Illinois.

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Photography by Mike Kaskel

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Bud Dietrich, AIA added this to Getting it Wright: Today's Prairie Style
Art glass windows, a trademark feature of the Prairie School, filter and transform light while eliminating the need for curtains and drapes.

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February 24, 2015
window light
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Window style
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February 10, 2015
Frank Lloyd Wright - awesome
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January 24, 2015
Frank loud Wright windows
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January 17, 2015
Art glass
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January 9, 2015
It would probably break the budget but these would be awesome in stairwell!
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January 6, 2015
Frank Lloyd wright art windows
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January 4, 2015
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January 1, 2015
awesome windows
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December 28, 2014
Multi layers of glass.
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December 24, 2014
Anderson window. Prairie style
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Art glass
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October 26, 2014
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October 10, 2014
good design
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September 12, 2014
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August 2, 2014
I love these windows
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July 27, 2014
art glass manufactured by andersen windows under license from frank loyd wrigth foundation
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July 25, 2014
Prairie window, stained / frosted glass
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June 14, 2014
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June 10, 2014
high ceilings and windows
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May 26, 2014
The author of this photo claims that is Anderson Art Glass
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May 24, 2014
Just beautiful,
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May 18, 2014
Art GLass
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March 28, 2014
Anderson windows have FLW series
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March 24, 2014
art glass in hall foyer staircase
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March 22, 2014
Hoping that these are just "grills" that can be put on the outside of window ... or just "hung" on inside ...
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March 2, 2014
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February 16, 2014
fantasy window time
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February 3, 2014
Beautiful window designs
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January 7, 2014
same window as ours
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December 22, 2013
stained glass
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November 24, 2013
Feature — windows (Christmas tree)
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November 11, 2013
FLW stained glass
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November 10, 2013
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November 6, 2013
I like that the colored glass doesn't completely obscure the outside view
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October 31, 2013
windows for the office sidelights?
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October 16, 2013
prairie school
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October 10, 2013
love these only simpler design
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September 30, 2013
Front door
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September 24, 2013
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September 24, 2013
Should we pursue a pattern like this for the window in the stairwell?
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September 18, 2013
Window style
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September 17, 2013
Art glass
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September 11, 2013
prairie style windows are a bit churchy
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August 1, 2013
Great use of art glass!
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July 28, 2013
Prairie windows
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July 27, 2013
a tilt window for stairway treatmetn
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July 25, 2013
stained glass
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July 17, 2013
Wonder if I can get some glass pieces?
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July 4, 2013
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July 4, 2013
shows use of Anderson stained glass for stairwell
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July 3, 2013
maybe for the stairway
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June 27, 2013
Would be really cool for the window in the stairway
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June 13, 2013
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June 7, 2013
Lots of windows
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May 25, 2013
stained glass featured
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Want some windows like this
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like this glass for the french doors
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Wow.... Simple but Wow...
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March 26, 2013
Frank LW windows
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March 26, 2013
Great design
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February 27, 2013
these are our artglass windows! Same as FLW Huertley House
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February 21, 2013
Would like to have some special glass somewhere inside the house or possibly in the entryway
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Stained Glass Staircas
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February 4, 2013
Arts & Crafts art glass windows.
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RUBYAT can do this glass
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Kitchen / oven backsplash. Want something more opaque to avoid seeing the neighboring house.
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November 13, 2012
art glass example of prairie style
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November 1, 2012
Should the back side porch augmentation include lots of windows?
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October 31, 2012
Anderson art glass windows
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October 25, 2012
Good windows -- they're Anderson windows as well; this may be neat for the stairwell
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nice touch to side lights?
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Prairie Style homes
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July 3, 2012
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June 29, 2012
gorgeous windows
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June 26, 2012
Art windows make for nice effect.
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June 24, 2012
Anderson makes this glass!!!
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June 15, 2012
art glass filters light
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June 6, 2012
Art glass for window?
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prairie style windows
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Art glass
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April 4, 2012
love the art glass
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like the wood and glass stains style
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February 17, 2012
The Prairie style Art Glass
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Stained Glass Windows
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January 17, 2012
Simple lines give mottled look
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January 14, 2012
beautiful glass ...possibly an idea for the glass in the foyer?
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January 9, 2012
Unity temple...Art glass windows, a trademark feature of the Prairie School, stairwell
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beautiful windows
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Art glass windows, a trademark feature of the Prairie School, filter and transform light while eliminating the need for curtains and drapes
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September 20, 2011
Art glass windows, a trademark feature of the Prairie School, filter and transform light while eliminating the need for curtains and drapes.
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September 19, 2011
for window wood work
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September 18, 2011
Art glass windows are critical
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September 18, 2011
Art glass windows, a trademark feature of the Prairie School, filter and transform light while eliminating the need for curtains and drapes.
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September 18, 2011
Love the windows
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September 18, 2011
maybe front door and windows above it or living room someplace.
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September 18, 2011
Art glass windows...a trademark feature of the Prairie School.
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September 18, 2011
privacy without window treatments to block light.
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September 17, 2011
decorated glass-windows instead of drapperies/curtains
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September 17, 2011
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September 17, 2011
For the West and South livingroom windows
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August 10, 2011
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July 7, 2011
And windows can transform the light as it enters our homes as is done with these art glass panels.
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