Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)

Architects

Gehry, Frank

ID: 144
Full Name: Frank Owen Gehry
Occupation: Architect
Gender: M
Nationality: Canada/US
Birth Date: 02/28/1929
Family: Relocation: Gehry was born Ephraim Goldberg in Toronto, ON; Frank O.Gehry and his family moved to Los Angeles, CA, in 1947.
Biographical Information: Education: B.Arch., School of Architecture, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1949-1951; studied city planning, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1956-1957;
Work History: Architectural Designer, Victor Gruen Associates, Los Angeles, CA, 1953-1954; Served in the Special Services Division, United States Army, 1955-1956; Planner and Designer, Robert and Company Architects, Atlanta, GA, 1955-1956; Designer and Planner, Hideo Sasaki Associates, Boston, MA, 1957; Architectural Designer, Pereira and Luckman, Architects, Los Angeles, CA, 1957-1958; Planner, Designer, Project Director, Victor Gruen Associates, Los Angeles, CA, 1958-1961; Project Director and Planner, Andre Remondet, Paris, Frace, 1961; Principal, Frank O. Gehry and Associates, incorporated in 1962;
Teaching: Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1972-1973; Visiting Critic, University of California, Los Angeles, Westwood, Los Angeles, CA, 1977 and 1979; William Bishop Professor of Architecture, Yale University, School of Architecture, New Haven, CT, 1979; William B. and Charlotte Shepherd Davenport Visiting Professor, School of Architecture, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1982, 1985 and 1987-1989; Eliot Noyes Chair, Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1989; Kahn Visiting Professorship, Yale University, School of Architecture, New Haven CT, 2004.
Miscellaneous: Lecture, 'Current Work,' Yale University, School of Architecture, New Haven, CT, 04/01/2004;
Professional Awards: Post College: Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA), 1974; Arnold Bruner Memorial Prize in Architecture, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY, 1977; Pritzker Architecture Prize, Hyatt Foundation, Chicago, IL, 1989; Trustee, American Academy, Rome, Italy, 1989; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1991; Wolf Prize in Art, Wolf Foundation, Herzlia Pituach, Israel, 1992; Praemium Imperiale Award, Japan Art Association, Tokyo, Japan, 1992; Dorothy and Lillian Gish Award for Lifetime Contribution to the Arts, Los Angeles, CA, 1994; American Institute of Architects Gold Medal, Washington, DC, 1999; Gehry has received honorary doctorates from Whittier College, Whittier, CA, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland and San Francisco, CA, Technical University of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, the California Institute of Arts, Valencia, CA, Southern California Institute of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY;
Countries: Canada
United States
Structures: American Center, Paris, France - 1994 (2780)
Astor Place Hotel, Project, New York, NY - 2001 (836)
Bard College, Performing Arts Center, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - None (4937)
Berger, Kahn, Shafton and Moss Offices, West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - (10623)
Brooklyn Nets Stadium Project, Brooklyn, NY - 2003 (1312)
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, San Pedro, Los Angeles, CA - 1979 (2386)
California Aerospace Museum, Los Angeles, CA - 1982-1984 (2539)
Chiat / Day / Mojo Offices, Venice, Los Angeles, CA - 1991 (520)
Chiat House Project, Telluride, CO - 1997 (5328)
City of Beverly Hills, City Hall, Beverly Hills, CA - 1932 (1002)
City of Los Angeles, Public Library (LAPL), Goldwyn, Frances Howard, Branch, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA - 1985 (2550)
Concord Pavilion, Concord, CA - 1975-1976 (2623)
Conde Nast Publications, Headquarters Building, Cafeteria, New York, NY - 1998-2000 (2757)
Corcoran Art Gallery Addition, Washington, D.C. - (6976)
Danziger Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA - 1965 (10838)
Davis, Ron, House and Studio, Malibu, CA - 1972 (2177)
Disney, Walt, Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA - 1987-2003 (804)
Easy Edges Lounge Chair and Ottoman - 1973 (2544)
Edgemar Development, Santa Monica, CA - 1984 (2547)
Europaische Zentralbank Stage II Project, Frankfurt, Germany - (2818)
Experience Music Project, Seattle, WA - (2548)
Faith Plating Company - 1964 (523)
Fishdance Restaurant, Kobe, Japan - 1986-1989 (2549)
Fred and Ginger Building - 1992-1994 (planning); 1994-1996 (construction) (1382)
Gehry, Frank O. House, Santa Monica, CA - 1977-1978 (216)
Gemini Studio Building, Los Angeles, CA - 1976 (6950)
Guggenheim Art Museum Project, Abu Dhabi - 2006-2011 (6566)
Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Biscay, Spain - 1997 (475)
Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA - 1926-1929 (2558)
Hotel Marques de Rascal, Elciego, Álava, Spain - 2006 (2797)
IAC Headquarters, Chlesea, New York, NY - 2007 (10585)
Janss, Edwin, Jr., and Ann R. Howe, House, West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - (1748)
Kay Jewellers Building - 1963 (522)
Kobe Restaurant, Kobe, Japan - (11528)
Le Clos Jordan Winery, Lincoln, ON, Canada - (2798)
Loyola Marymount University, Law School, Los Angeles, CA - 1978-1982 (524)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stata, Ray and Maria, Center for Computer, Information and Intelligence Sciences, Cambridge, MA - 1998-2004 (2419)
Miller, Herman, Factory, Rocklin, CA - 1985 (2557)
Minden-Ravensburg Electricity Company (EMR) Forum - None (3004)
Miyake, Issey, Store, Tribeca, New York, NY - 2001 (221)
Museo de la Diversidad, Panama City, Panama - 2000-2006 (974)
New Guggenheim Museum, Lower Manhattan Project, New York, NY - (478)
New York Times Headquarters Competition Project - 2000 (973)
Norton House, Venice, CA - 1982-1984 (2390)
Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, Biloxi, MS - (2799)
O'Neill Hay Barn, San Juan Capistrano, CA - 1968 (2389)
Pariser Platz 3, Berlin, Germany - 1995 (5327)
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA - (12765)
Playa Vista Development, Los Angeles, CA - (3679)
Princeton University, Science Library - 2004 (2819)
Pritzker, Jay, Pavilion, Chicago, IL - 1999-2004 (2622)
Samsung Museum of Modern Art Project, South Korea - 1996 (5326)
Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, CA - 1979-1981 (2387)
Schnabel House, Los Angeles, CA - 1986-1989 (521)
Tower Records, Building, Boston, MA - 1987 (15381)
Union Hardware Building, Los Angeles, CA - 1947 (1242)
University of California, Irvine (UCI), Hall, Irvine, CA - 1986 (4961)
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Weisman, Frederick R., Art Museum - (6975)
Venice Gateway Project, Venice, Los Angeles, CA - 1998-2002 (972)
Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Baden-Württemberg, Germany - 1989 (1780)
Winton Guest House, Wayzata, MN - 1983-1986 (2388)
Wosk House, Santa Monica, CA - 1981-1984 (862)
Yale University, Yale Psychiatric Institute, New Haven, CT - (6974)
Locations: Architect's Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
Publications: "19 Steel Frame Buildings Recognized in Competition", AIA Journal, 66: 10, 16, 09/1977.
Osman, Mary E., "The 1977 AIA Honor Awards", AIA Journal, 66: 6, 28-49, 1977-05.
"New Science=New Architecture?", Architectural Design AD, 67: 9-10, 38, 9-10/1997.
"New Science=New Architecture?", Architectural Design AD, 67: 9-10, 38, 9-10/1997.
"New Science=New Architecture?", Architectural Design AD, 67: 9-10, 37-38, 9-10/1997.
"New Science=New Architecture?", Architectural Design AD, 67: 9-10, 38, 9-10/1997.
"New Science=New Architecture?", Architectural Design AD, 67: 9-10, front cover, 3, 6, 29-35, 38-39, 9-10/1997.
Bowen, Ted Smalley, "MIT's Stata Cente opens, raising issues about cost control", Architectural Record, 192: 6, 50, 6/2004.
"Will Chicago's long-awaited Millennium Park be fine art or spectacle? Perhaps a little of both", Architectural Record, 192: 5, 61-62, 64, 5/2004.
Russell, James S., "Beating the Odds", Architectural Record, 193: 1, 133-135, 1/2005.
Lubell, Sam, "Goldberger hosts new series at Parsons", Architectural Record, 48, 1/2005.
"Brace yourself for Skilling's next evolution", Architectural Record, 191: 3, 22, 03/2003.
Milionis, Allison, "Glare report prompts alterations to Disney Concert Hall", Architectural Record, 193: 1, 30, 1/2005.
Russell, James S., "San Geminiano for science, Gehry Partners'Stata Center nurtures a research culture ready to cross the fast-dissolving boundaries of knowledge", Architectural Record, 98-111, 8/2004.
Russell, James S., "A Marriage of money, technology, youth culture, and glitz, the Experience Music Project is Frank O. Gehry's paean to rock'n'rolls rebellion", Architectural Record, 126-137, 8/2000.
Czarnecki, John, "Ghry designs Biloxi "mad pot-Ohr" museum", Architectural Record, 189: 8, 31, 08/2001.
Rogers, Christina, "Designers develop alternatives to Gehry's Brooklyn plans", Architectural Record, 192: 7, 28, 7/2004.
Kamin, Blair, "Jay Pritzker, Pavilion, Chicago", Architectural Record, 193: 1, 136-145, 1/2005.
Sokol, David, "Gehry designs N.Y.C.'s tallest residential tower ", Architectural Record, 196: 7, 40, 07/2008.
Czarnecki, John E., Riddle, Danette, "Environmentalists urge Gehry to quit plans for Playa Vista developer", Architectural Record, 189: 9, 36, 9/2001.
Campbell, Robert, FAIA, "Why a duck? Why not an electronic billboard? A Campus debate rages again", Architectural Record, 192: 7, 61-64, 7/2004.
Carter, Dick (Director), Del Prete, Deborah (Producer), Architecture and the City: Friends or Foes?, 1988.
Whiteson, Leon, King, Gene K., Architecture for the New Millenium, 21, 2002.
Whiteson, Leon, King, Gene K., Architecture for the New Millenium, 21, 2002.
"Gros plans sur quelques morceaux choisis", Architecture Interieure Cree, 204, 56-79, 3-4/1985.
Jodidio, Philip, Architecture Now!, 198-207, 2001.
Jodidio, Philip, Architecture Now!, 208-211, 2001.
Gössel, P., Leuthäuser, G., Architektur des 20. Jahrhunderts, 363, 1990.
Arquitectura Viva Deconstruccion Issue 1, 1, 7-8/1988.
Rabeneck, A., "Positive space: the California Aerospace Museum", Arts and Architecture, 74 - 79, 4/1985.
Friedrich, Jan, "Zentralbank am Main: der Wettbewerb für die EZB in Frankfurt", Bauwelt, 95: 13, 14-25, 4/2/2004.
Irving, Mark, "Ground masters [Chicago]", Blueprint, 189: 42-46, 11/2001.
Miller, Naomi, Morgan, Keith, Boston Architecture, 1975-1990, 156-157, 1990.
Joyce, Nancy E., Building Stata: The Design and Construction of Frank O. Gehry's Stata Center at MIT, 2004.
"Opinioni e progetti [Opinions and projects]", Casabella, 60: 630-631, 72-85, 1-2/1996.
Anderson, Alex T., "Thinking in Shadow", Column 5, 25: 44, 2001.
Lloyd, Meghan, "Downtown L.A.", Constructs, 7: 1, 13, Fall 2004.
"Spring Lectures", Constructs, 7: 1, 19, Fall 2004.
"Advanced Studios", Constructs, 7: 1, 20, Fall 2004.
Contemporary Architects, 278-280, 1980.
Slessor, Catherine, Contemporary Doorways Architectural Entrances, Transitions and Thresholds, 64-65, 2002.
Snedcof, Harold R., "California Plaza at Bunker Hill", Cultural Facilities in Mixed-Use Development, 104-123, 1985.
"The Happiest Place on Earth", Design Perspectives, 1, 6/2004.
Koenig, Gloria, "Book Look Iconic LA: Stories of LA's Most Memorable Buildings", Echoes, 36, 87, 05/2001.
"Demolition of Hollywood Bowl strikes sour note with some", Engineering News-Record, 19, 9/11/2000.
Chollet, Lawrence B., Essential Frank Gehry, 2001.
Hodge, Brooke, FOG Flowing in All Directions, 2003.
Gilbert-Rolfe, Jeremy, Gehry, Frank, Frank Gehry: The City and Music, 2001.
Frank Gehry und seine Architektur, 158 - 167, 1989.
Boissière, Olivier, Frank Gehry : Vitra Design Museum, 1990.
Knapp, Gottfried, Frank O. Gehry, Energie-Forum-Innovation, Bad Oeynhausen, Opus 35:
Gehry, Frank O., Milunic, Vlado, Fred and Ginger Building, 2003.
Garcetti, Gil, Frozen Music, 2004.
"Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ray and Maria Stata Center for Computer, Information and Intelligence Sciences", GA Document, 81: 8-37, 8/2004.
"Millennium Park Music Pavilion and Great Lawn, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.", GA Document, 68: 56-59, 3/2002.
"Frank O. Gehry: the Science Library, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.A.", GA Document, 79: 32-37, 5/2004.
"Frank O. Gehry & Associates: California Aerospace Museum and Theater, Los Angeles, California, design: 1982-83; completion: 1984", GA Document, 12: 4-9, 1/1985.
"Jay Pritzker Pavilion", GA Document, 81: front cover, 38-51, 8/2004.
Friedman, Mildred, Sorkin, Michael, Gehry talks : architecture + process Frank O. Gehry and Associates, 1999.
Seidler, Harry, "Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao", Grand Tour, 248-251, 2003.
Seidler, Harry, Grand Tour, 248-251, 2003.
Barrett, Harry, "Hollywood Bowl dedicated to beauty and people", Grizzly Bear, 76, 9/1925.
Wolff, Jane, "Constructed ground: the Millennium Garden design competition, by Charles Waldheim [book review]", Harvard Design Magazine, 17: 79-81, Fall 2002-WInter 2003.
Palmer, Edwin Obadiah, History of Hollywood, 1: 210-213, 259, 1938.
Torrence, Bruce T., Hollywood: the First 100 Years, 114-115, 117, 126-127, 202, 1979.
Filler, Martin, "American Scene", House and Garden, 71, 8/2004.
Filler, Martin, "MIT's New Equation", House and Garden, 72-76, 135, 8/2004.
Eltz, David R., "Sound ensemble", I.D., 48: 6, 44-51, 10/2001.
Rotenberk, Lori, "Chicago's next big project: Frank Gehry brings his signature style to Chicago [music pavilion, Millennium Park]", Inland Architect, 117: 1, 55, 2000.
Faulkner, Ray, Faulkner, Sarah, Inside Today's Home, 4th edition: 13, 1975.
Bednar, Michael J., Interior Pedestrian Places, 62-63, 1989.
Berger, Alan, Fulton, Gale, "Constructed ground: the Millennium Garden design competition, by Charles Waldheim [book review]", Landscape Journal, 21: 1, 224-225, 2002.
Moss, Eric Owen, Lawson - Westen House, 6, 1995.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 132, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, "Danziger Studio", Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 159, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 144, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 28, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 38, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 4-5, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 40, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, "Hollywood Bowl, 1924 to present", Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 149, 1994.
Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 100, 1994.
Bernstein, Ken, Sandmeier, Trudi, "Hollywood Bowl shell - a post-mortem", Los Angeles Conservancy News, 3, 11-12/2000.
Looseleaf, Victoria, "Not just another song and dance", Los Angeles Downtown News, 17, 6/19/2000.
Komaiko, Leslee, "Bowl-O-Rama", Los Angeles Downtown News, 8, 7/13/1998.
Goldin, Greg, "Epitaph: the Hollywood Bowl shell, 1929-2003", Los Angeles Magazine, 38, 8/2003.
Simross, Lynn, "Frances Goldwyn Library to Premiere in Hollywood: The Light, Open $3.24-Million Building Is Part of a New Chapter in Institutional Design", Los Angeles Times, G1, 1986-06-09.
Swed, Mark, "A sonic work in progress", Los Angeles Times, E1, E22, 7/24/2004.
Lin, Sara, Smith, Doug, "New shell takes a bow at the Bowl", Los Angeles Times, A1, A25, 6/10/2004.
Roug, Louise, "A Bowl full of changes", Los Angeles Times, E36, 7/31/2003.
Haithman, Diane, "Thinking outside the Bowl", Los Angeles Times, 6 +, 7/1/2001.
Haithman, Diane, "Lawsuit may force delay of Hollywood Bowl project", Los Angeles Times, B3, 6/7/2001.
Ouroussoff, Nicolai, Swed, Mark, "The once and future Hollywood Bowl", Los Angeles Times, F1, F14, 9/9/2000.
Zamichow, Nora, "Hollywood Bowl may shed famous shell", Los Angeles Times, A1, A19, 8/26/2000.
Rasmussen, Cecilia, "WPA projects", Los Angeles Times, B3, 11/22/1993.
"Council waives permit fees for Disney Hall", Los Angeles Times, 1/20/2000.
"Disney Hall will finally be constructed", Los Angeles Times, 12/8/1999.
Ouroussoff, Nicolai, "Gehry piles on the ideas in MIT design", Los Angeles Times, E1, E6, 5/10/2004.
Swed, Mark, "At Disney, a soaring tribute", Los Angeles Times, E1, E7, 6/7/2004.
Tanabe, Roy, "Notes from the Hall", Los Angeles Times, B13, 10/22/2003.
"Will a City in Search of a Symbol Find One in Its New Concert Hall?", Los Angeles Times, B13, 10/22/2003.
Haithman, Diane, "The Reluctant Savior", Los Angeles Times Magazine, 22-23, 30, 10/19/2003.
Zacks, Stephen, "The Architecture of Research Ray and Maria Stata Center MIT", Metropolis, 80, 02/2007.
"Gehry Prelimnary Design for Guggenheim, Lower Manhattan", Modernism, 3: 2, 10,
Soane, James, New Home, 37, 2003.
Russell, Ron, "Shell game", New Times Los Angeles, 14+, 02/01/2001.
Lee, Linda, "Currents Design The Multimedia Frank Gehry Now in Cardboard and on Film", New York Times, D3, 12/01/2005.
Muschamp, Herbert, "From Ground Zero to Gehry's Disney", New York Times, 35, 1/19/2003.
Muschamp, Herbert, "Courtside Seats to an Urban Garden, from a Railyard", New York Times, A30, 12/11/12003.
Bagli, Charles V., "Developer Unveils Plan for Brooklyn Nets Arena", New York Times, A30, 12/11/2003.
Nobel, Philip, "The House That Bilbao Didn't Build", New York Times, 31, col 1, 4/20/2003.
"Hall Back on Front Burner", Orange County Register, 12/13/1999.
Curl, James Stevens, Oxford Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, front cover, 2006.
"Hollywood Bowl reforestation program", Pacific Coast Musician, 8, 5/2/1925.
Hammond, Michael, Performing Architecture Opera Houses, Theatres and Concert Halls for the Twenty-First Century, front cover, 2006.
Knack, Ruth Eckdish, Elliott, Donald, "Future perfect", Planning, 65: 12, 4-13, 12/1999.
Knack, Ruth Eckdish, "What is the world coming to? Chicago!", Planning, 68: 1, 28-31, 1/2002.
Westenberg, Kerri, "A bigger Bowl?", Preservation, 20-21, 1-2/2001.
"Peter Walker: Lamdscape as Art", Process Architecture, 85, 70-73, 10/1989.
Gold, Seymour, Recreation and Planning, 115, 1980.
"Sound Design", San Jose Mercury News, 12/10/1999.
"Design 'swoops' under city's skin: Undulating form too complicated to build without aerospace software", Seattle Post-Intelligencer, A1, 05/16/2000.
"Guggenheim to add Gehry museum", Seattle Times, A15, 07/09/2006.
Farr, Sheila, "The history of museums: a history of our times", Seattle Times,
"E.M.P.: What is it? Everybody's talking about Seattle's new rock 'n' roll museum, but is it an eyesore or a triumph? ", Seattle Weekly, 24-27, 06/15/2000.
ter Borch, Ine, Keuning, David, Skins for Buildings, 282, 2004.
ter Borch, Ine, Keuning, David, Skins for Buildings, 126-127, 2004.
ter Borch, Ine, Keuning, David, Skins for Buildings, 173, 2004.
ter Borch, Ine, Keuning, David, Skins for Buildings, 184-185, 2004.
Koshalek, Richard, Symphony: Frank Gehry's Walt Disney Concert Hall, 2003.
Edwards, Brian, University Architecture, 120, 2000.
Mehaffy, Mark, "Change of Climate", Urban Land, 66: 8, 57, 08/2007.
Uhlir, Ed, "Park it here: the new Millennium Park is expected to become a significant cultural, recreational, and economic asset to Chicago's lakefront", Urban Land, 59: 9, 36-37, 9/2000.
Vegesack, Alexander von, Vitra Design Museum : Architect, Frank O. Gehry, 1993.
Fadda, Mariopaolo, Walt Disney Concert Hall di Frank O. Gehry, 2004.
Marshall, Richard, "Remaking the Image of the City: Bilbao and Shanghai", Waterfronts in Post-industrial Cities, 53-64, 2001.
Vegara, Alfonso, "New Millenium Bilbao", Waterfronts in Post-industrial Cities, front cover, 86-94, 2001.
Turner, Nicola, "Planting the future: Millennium Park, Chicago", World architecture, 79: 61, 9/1999.
Culvahouse, Tim, "How the West Coast is being won", World Architecture, 101: 20-23, 11-12/2001.