Artists House: Russel Wright’s Home and Studio

Russel Wright (1904 – 1976) was an American craftsman, industrial designer, his tableware designs revolutionized the American home and the way people lived there.

Artists House Russel Wright's Handmade Rock Home in New York Exteriors 2

Dragon Rock, his home and studio sited on Manitoga’s hilly woodland adjacent to an abandoned quarry in Garrison, New York. He purchased in the Hudson Highlands in 1942 and built in 1950s, first during weekends and holidays, later full-time when he made Manitoga his permanent residence. visit RW design Cneter >>

Artists House Russel Wright's Handmade Rock Home in New York Interiors

Artists House Russel Wright's Handmade Rock Home in New York Kichen 2

Artists House Russel Wright's Handmade Rock Home in New York Bathroom

Artists' Handmade HousesArtists’ Handmade Houses is a collection of 13 homes handcrafted by the finest artists and craftsmen in America, including George Nakashima, Henry Varnum Poor, Sam Maloof, Wharton Esherick, and Russel Wright.

 

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