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Model of the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan
Wright's plan for the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan

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Frank Lloyd Wright Looks to Japan
The Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan, designed in 1915, was one of Wright's grandest, most elegant projects. But by the early 1920s, Wright was working in obscurity, that is, few people knew of him or his work. He had spent much of his time designing buildings that no one had asked him to design. Many of these designs were never built. An act of nature in Japan helped revive Wright's career. Can you guess what it was?
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