Speaking Engagements

kieran

  • “Life is Not Monotonous at Taliesin”: a Webinar through Monona Terrace in Madison, Wisconsin during their “Wright Design Series”:
    https://youtu.be/m85HK23gR5k

    Click here for the Monona Terrace archive of the Webinars during this series.

  • “‘In Return for the Use of the Tractor’: An Offer to Wright that Altered Taliesin”, October 11, 2018 Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy conference, Madison, WI.
  • Wade House, Greenbush, WI, July 12, 2018 – “How Do You Restore the Work of a Lifetime?” The Wade House is a Wisconsin Historical Society site.
    https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/Records/Article/CS15756
  • “Learning by Doing: Changes at Taliesin in Wisconsin by the Fellowship from the 1930s to the 1950s,” 2017 Taliesin West Symposium, “Finding Refuge: Redefining Shelter,” November 18, 2017.
  • Taliesin’s Loggia Terrace: Experimentation and Preservation,” in the series, “Opening the Envelope: Porches, Porticos and Terraces”. Burchfield-Penney Art Center under the Graycliff Conservancy. Buffalo, New York, October 9, 2013.
  • “Building for Earthquakes and Over Waterfalls: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Wisconsin Ingenuity,” May 7, 2013, Waunakee Public Library, Waunakee, Wisconsin. Part of the, “Galvanized: Reasons to Rebel” lecture series.
  • “Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, Spring Green, Wisconsin”, Montana State University, Bozeman MT, and “Frank Lloyd Wright”, Museum of the Rockies. February 22, 2012.
  • “Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin and New Preservation Work by Taliesin Preservation”, P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization), Edgewood Hotel, Madison, WI, 2011.
  • “Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin,” the Kentwood Women’s Club, Kentwood, MI, 2010.
  • Panel Speaker, “Works in Progress — Taliesin and Taliesin West”, the 2010 Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy conference, Cincinnati, OH, 2010.
  • 2004 Society of Environmental Journalists 14th Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. Panel Speaker, “Origins of Environmental Architecture: The Wright Stuff”, 2004.
  • “Taliesin: the Problem of Working with a Laboratory”, the 2004 Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy conference, Madison, WI, 2004.
  • Guest lecturer in the “Survey: Modern Architecture and Design” class for Assistant Professor Tom Kleese, University of Wisconsin-Richland Center, 2003.
  • “The Unknown History of Taliesin,” Lecture, Hillside Theater, Spring Green, Wisconsin, 1998.