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  Unity Temple: Our Building
Unity Temple Restoration Foundation was founded in 1973 with the mission to continually restore and preserve Unity Temple, Frank Lloyd Wright's earliest masterpiece of modern architecture.
In recognition of its historical and architectural significance, the U.S. Department of the Interior designated Unity Temple a National Historic Landmark in 1971.
Unity Temple is available for concerts, community events, and weddings on a limited basis.
www.unitytemple.org /whoweare/building.htm   (264 words)

  
 Architronic v6n2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Unity Temple is one of the pivotal buildings in world architecture for which every last detail is worth knowing.
Unity Temple was constructed during a building boom of protestant churches in Oak Park.
Unity Temple shares with the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 one essential issue, a longing to create instant monuments in the seemingly instant city of Chicago and its suburbs.
architronic.saed.kent.edu /v7n1/v7n105b.html   (2103 words)

  
 Unity Temple of Practical Christianity   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Unity Temple of Practical Christianity, Denver's oldest Unity Church, was founded by Rev. Ethel Chipperfield in 1924.
The founders of the Unity movement, Cora and Charles Fillmore stayed at Unity Temple in 1938.
Unity Temple survived for several years without a minister under the spiritual guidance of Arnita Benson, who led a study group and prayer ministry.
www.unitytempleofdenver.org   (286 words)

  
 Interior Tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois
To the right (south) of the Unity Temple building is Unity House (not pictured.) The walls of the house extend past the raised terraces at the entrances and toward the Temple to form a harmonious composition.
The shafts of light and the pattern of the art glass windows from the narrow openings are all that break the quiet darkness of the interior, while your eyes are lifted upward by the brightness of the ceiling.
Unity Temple continues to be owned and used by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation that originally commissioned its creation.
oprf.com /unity/tour/index.html   (1560 words)

  
 Unity Temple Restoration Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
For thirty-two years, the Unity Temple Concert Series has kept alive Wright’s legacy of the relatedness of the arts in searching out musicians whose artistry is on a par with the inspiration of Wright’s space.
Even Unity Temple itself is a living concept-- a work of art that is still used for its original purpose.
Unity Temple is the perfect partner for the performance of 20th century Brazilian composers Ernesto Nazareth, Joao Pernambuco, Pixinguinha, Luiz Bonfa and Antonio Carlos Jobim.
www.unitytemple-utrf.org /utevent3_2004.html   (594 words)

  
 Unity Temple : Frank Lloyd Wright; Architecture in Detail (Architecture in Detail)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Completed in 1908, Unity Temple represents a decisive step in religious architecture of the 20th century.
One of his most important public commissions was for Unity Temple in his then home town of Oak Park, Illinois.
Although the book claims that Unity Temple is in terrific shape, and the photographs reveal that, my experience was different.
www.textkit.com /0_071483629X.html   (611 words)

  
 Frank Lloyd Wright -- Unity Temple, page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Unity Temple (1905) is one of the earliest public buildings to be constructed of reinforced concrete poured in place into wooden molds.
The structure is composed of two basic cubes of concrete --the larger one, for religious services, is separated by an entrance foyer from the smaller Unity House, for secular activities of the congregation.
This structure has been designated by the American Institute of Architects as one of seventeen buildings designed by Wright to be retained as an example of his architectural contribution to American culture.
www.delmars.com /flwtrip/unity1a.htm   (201 words)

  
 Welcome Page
Unity Temple is a place in the Kansas City community where diversity is truly praised and peace and harmony are the rewards.
Unity Temple on the Plaza turns 55 in 2004.
It took 15 years to plan and five years to build the Temple, which was first occupied in 1948.
www.unitytemple.com   (206 words)

  
 Unity Temple - Cambridge University Press
He also sets Unity Temple against the tradition of the liberal Unitarian and Universalist religious culture, the institutional history of the affluent Oak Park congregation that commissioned the building, as well as the social context in which structure was conceived and built.
Throughout, Unity Temple is treated as a work of art that embodies both Wright’s theory of architecture and his liberal religious ideals.
Unity Church in Oak Park to 1905; 3.
books.cambridge.org /0521629918.htm   (189 words)

  
 Unity Temple Illinois by Frank Lloyd Wright
The Unity Temple is constructed out of reinforced concrete due both to budget restrictions and Wright's eagerness to experiment with new materials.
For example, there are multiple dark entries into the temple to allow the solitary, perhaps tardy, worshipper to enter without being noticed.
Walk under the viaduct, north one block to Lake Street, and west one block to Unity Temple.
www.galinsky.com /buildings/unity/index.htm   (629 words)

  
 Welcome to Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation
The heart of our mission is to promote love, reason and freedom in religion, to foster lifelong spiritual growth, and to act for social justice.
Worship reminds us of who we are, what we can become, how we want to live, what we hope to give to the community and the world.
If you seek an open-minded, open-hearted spiritual community where the human spirit is nurtured and celebrated, where the earth is valued, and where the issues of our lives and our time are examined critically and hopefully, we encourage you to join us here at Unity Temple for worship.
www.unitytemple.org   (610 words)

  
 Total Man Ministry - Unity Temple COGIC
The Unity Temple Church of God in Christ was organized in 1966.
Being led of the Lord, Elder William Nichols founded the church at 294 Paw Paw Ave.
After the extension of the Sanctuary he needed some more pews so he built them himself.
www.totalmanministry.org /unity.htm   (236 words)

  
 Chicago | Unity Temple: The Unitarian Universalist Church in Oak Park | Hawaiian Airlines Destination Guide
Unity Temple: The Unitarian Universalist Church in Oak Park
Unity Temple: The Unitarian Universalist Church in Oak Park
Unity is one of the few prairie style churches in the country.
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 Unity Temple Performance: Oak Park Marching Band
Unity Temple is actually based on a Japanese Temple.
Unity did a good job with their new color scheme (see below).
Postlude (EE plays!) EE can perform additional music up until 12:50 in the lobby, at which time the ghost of Frank Lloyd Wright emerges from his subterranean crypt so the paid tour visitors can worship him with their entrance fees.
www.encroach.net /info/show_docs/pages_2004/Unity_Temple.html   (296 words)

  
 Frank Lloyd Wright Designs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Frank Lloyd Wright (June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was one of the most prominent architects of the first half of the 20th century.
He was born in the agricultural town of Richland Center, Wisconsin, USA, and brought up with strong Unitarian and transcendental principles (eventually he would design the Unity Temple in Oak Park, Illinois).
In fact, the manipulation of interior space in residential and public buildings, such as the Unitarian Unity Temple, in Oak Park, are hallmarks of his style.
www.frank-lloyd-wright.com   (1723 words)

  
 Unity Temple Church Of God In Christ Pastors Study - Churches - Waterbury Connecticut - USA Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Unity Temple Church Of God In Christ Pastors Study - Churches - Waterbury Connecticut - USA Church
Unity Temple Church Of God In Christ Pastors Study
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www.usachurch.com /connecticut/hartford/churches/church_55316.htm   (59 words)

  
 UMKC.2004.57 - News Alert to 1,200 Ticket Holders: Tonight's Scheduled Appearance by Carlos Fuentes at Unity Temple on ...
News Alert to 1,200 Ticket Holders: Tonight's Scheduled Appearance by Carlos Fuentes at Unity Temple on the Plaza Cancelled Due to Health Problems of the Featured Guest; Co-sponsors seeking to reschedule event later this month
He is being kept in New York for observation and testing and will not be able to make the engagement this evening at Unity Temple on the Plaza.
All 1,200 tickets for this evening's event at Unity Temple had been reserved with more people on stand by.
www.umkc.edu /html/news/2004/0057.html   (321 words)

  
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Unity Temple: Oak Park, Illinois, 1905, by Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail S.) Robert Mccarter ISBN: 071483629x
Unity Temple: Oak Park, Illinois, 1905, by Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail S.)
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www.bookhead.co.uk /071483629X.aspx   (89 words)

  
 Unity Temple Church of God in Christ - Pine Bluff,AR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Unity Temple Church of God in Christ - Pine Bluff,AR
Welcome to Unity Temple Church of God in Christ
Unity Temple Church of God in Christ is associated with: Church of God in Christ
www.netministries.org /see/churches/ch24440   (87 words)

  
 Unity Temple - Frank Lloyd Wright - Great Buildings Online
"Unity Church replaced an older timber building destroyed by fire in 1904.
It was a revolutionary building in more than its treatment of materials: its interior designs based on rectangles, squares and planes coinciding and reacting with each other was of considerable importance to the Dutch 'de Stijl' movement; its servicing systems were among the most advanced in the world, with hot-air heating integrated in the structure.
The building is divided into two separate parts: the Temple or auditorium, which is more or less square, and a rectangular Parish House linked to the auditorium by a single-storey entrance loggia.
www.greatbuildings.com /buildings/Unity_Temple.html   (242 words)

  
 Detroit Unity Home Page
Membership is not required to be part of the Detroit Unity community.
The class "What is Unity?" is offered three times a year by the Board of Trustees to anyone wanting to know more about Unity.
Membership information packets are available by calling the Temple office.
www.detroitunity.com   (138 words)

  
 Unity Temple: Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail Series) > Book Robert McCarter
UNITY TEMPLE: FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (ARCHITECTURE IN DE...
Unity Temple: Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail Series)
Unity Temple: Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail Series) - Robert McCarter 2 Offers
books.idealo.com /prices/P10714836290K0.html   (216 words)

  
 Wright on the Web Bookstore: Works of Frank Lloyd Wright
Includes some of Wright's most celebrated residential, public, and religious structures, including Wright's own home and studio, the Dana-Thomas house, Unity Temple, and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
This video tells the story of the school through the words of students, friends and relatives, and also features footage of Wright himself, at work in his element.
Unity Temple : Frank Lloyd Wright (Architecture in Detail Series)
www.netserves.com /flw/flwbook1.htm   (3098 words)

  
 First Unity Church of St. Petersburg, Florida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
A brand new idea brought to you by the Unity Cafe!
Join us every first friday of the month for a delicious dinner, dessert and community with your Unity family.
Temple Hayes Rev. Temple Hayes Reverend Temple Hayes
www.firstunity.org   (126 words)

  
 Unity Temple Note Card   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
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Promo text: note card of Unity Temple for only $3.99.
These posters of Unity Temple come with a 30 day money back guarantee.
www.jdhodges.com /posters/unity-temple-poster-823742.html   (245 words)

  
 Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple - Oak Park, Illinois
Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple - Oak Park, Illinois
Worship is held in the Temple every Sunday by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation.
Quick Tour of the interior of this magnificent Frank Lloyd Wright heritage.
www.oprf.com /unity   (103 words)

  
 Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C. - Minneapolis,MN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Welcome to Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C. 3000 20th Avenue South
"Behold how good and pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity.
Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C. is associated with: Church of God in Christ
www.netministries.org /see/churches/ch11397   (94 words)

  
 Buy Unity Temple Poster (high-quality art print)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
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Your satisfaction is our primary concern, and if for any reason you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you can return the poster via our No Hassle 30-day Return Policy and 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
If you have any questions or comments about this Unity Temple Poster (high-quality art print) or any of my other posters, please contact me.
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 JazzTimes: Solo: Live at Unity Temple   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
Save a personal copy of any page on the Web and quickly find it again with Furl.net.
The well-engineered Solo: Live at Unity Temple conveys the amalgam of austerity and warmth in Steve Lacy's recent solo concerts.
His nearly twenty-minute "Monk Medley" conveys a command of material that stems from over forty years of diligent investigation.
calbears.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_kmjat/is_199812/ai_kepm288312   (164 words)

  
 OCAIW - Frank Lloyd Wright   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-03)
1904 - Unity Temple, Oak Park, Illinois (Text and Photos)
1904 - Unity Temple, Oak Park, Illinois (Photos)
Unity Temple, Oak Park, Illinois, Exterior perspective and partial plan, ca.1929-30
www.ocaiw.com /wright.htm   (1068 words)

  
 Frank Lloyd Wright . Resources . Web Links | PBS
Visit the official website for Wright’s most famous church; get information on its history and tour programs.
Take an online photo tour of Unity Temple.
The Allen-Lambe house, located in Wichita, Ks., was designed for the prominent journalist and statesman, Henry J. Allen, and his wife, Elsie J. Nuzman Allen.
www.pbs.org /flw/resources/web_links.html   (867 words)

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