2013-03-13 / Attractions
New Director at Modernist Manitoga
Manitoga is the former 75- acre estate of pioneer industrial designer Russel Wright (1904- 1976). It is on Route 9D, just north of the Bear Mountain Bridge. Built in the 1950s his house, called Dragon Rock, is an eco-sensitive Modernist home and studio surrounded by extensive woodland paths and gardens, and is considered a living work of art.