Gehry, Frank

 (1929–) Canadian-American architect; born Ephraim

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  • Gehry, Frank O. — ▪ American architect in full  Frank Owen Gehry , original name  Ephraim Owen Goldberg  born Feb. 28, 1929, Toronto, Ont., Can.       American architect and designer whose original, sculptural, often audacious work won him worldwide renown.… …   Universalium

  • Gehry, Frank — ▪ 1995       In designing the new American Center in Paris, which opened in June 1994, Frank Gehry created an exciting space for promoting U.S. culture. The complex, which included galleries and studios, two small theatres, apartments, and a… …   Universalium

  • GEHRY, Frank — (1929 )    Frank Gehry, the Los Angeles based architect known for working in the Deconstructivist style, is best known for organic buildings that appear to question traditional aesthetic sensibilities and forms. His first architectural experiment …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Gehry,Frank — Gehr·y (gârʹē, gărʹē), Frank. Born 1929. Canadian born American architect. His designs, which incorporate elements of sculpture and collage, include the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles (1989) and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (1997). * * * …   Universalium

  • GEHRY, FRANK OWEN — (Ephraim Goldberg; 1929– ), U.S. architect. Gehry was responsible for some of the most creative architecture of the 20th century with 30 existing buildings, public and private, in America, Europe, and Asia. He was born in Toronto, Canada. After… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Gehry, Frank O(wen) — born Feb. 28, 1929, Toronto, Ont., Can. Canadian born U.S architect. He studied at the University of Southern California and Harvard University. In his early buildings, his use of inexpensive materials (chain link fencing, plywood, corrugated… …   Universalium

  • Gehry, Frank O(wen) — (n. 28 feb. 1929, Toronto, Ontario, Canadá). Arquitecto estadounidense nacido en Canadá. Estudió en las universidades de California del Sur y de Harvard. El uso de materiales económicos (cercado de eslabones, madera contrachapada, acero… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Frank Gehry — en 2006 Présentation Nom de naissance Frank Owen Gehry Naissance 28 février 1929 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Frank O. Gehry — Frank Gehry Frank Gehry Naissance 28 février 1929 Toronto Canada Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Frank Owen Gehry — Frank Gehry Frank Gehry Naissance 28 février 1929 Toronto Canada Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

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