David Sokol is the author of the book The Noble Room which gives a historical perspective of Wright’s process in designing and building Unity Temple, as well as the life of the congregation that hired him. To complement our blog, we are adding a video series titled “Unity Temple Talks with David Sokol” with short videos highlighting features from the book.

In this video, David discusses the influential supporters of commissioning a new building and their connections to the congregation and community.

 Unity Temple Talks with David Sokol: Unity Temple Commission

David Sokol is a Professor Emeritus of American Art, Modern Art, and Museology
Video created by Kai Tzu Lu

Sokol’s book, The Noble Room, can be purchased at UTRF’s online store HERE.