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21 First Drafts: Introducing 21 First Drafts, a Look at the First Projects of Famous Architects

Clockwise from top left: Frank Gehry, Shigeru Ban, Zaha Hadid, Le Corbusier, Jeanne Gang, and Oscar Niemeyer. Premiering on Monday, First Drafts is a series exploring the early work of our architectural icons, examining their careers through the lens...

Home Tours: Inside the Mansion Frank Gehry Refused to Finish For LA's Biggest Arts Patrons

Photos by Roger Davies via Architectural Digest Suburban tract house developer Eli Broad and his wife Edythe Broad are Los Angeles's most high-profile arts patrons, with their names on the Broad Contemporary Art Museum at LACMA (by Renzo Piano),...

This Guy's Elaborate Sand Castles Make Frank Gehry Look Like An Amateur

It's a travesty that they're all fleeting designs. Building sandcastles ranks among the most summery of summertime activities (well, if you're under 10 years old), and Calvin Seibert has elevated it into nothing short of an architectural feat. His remarkably detailed castles look like ancient ziggurats and the twisted geometric works of Frank Gehry. Read Full Story

Curbed DC: Gehry's Eisenhower Memorial Design Receives Final Approval

After 15 years of planning, bickering, and threatening, Frank Gehry's Eisenhower Memorial design has received final approval from the National Capital Planning Commission. In a 9-1 vote, the commission approved the memorial to be located on a four-acre site...

Long-debated Eisenhower Memorial design clears final federal hurdle

Architect Frank Gehry’s modified design for the National Eisenhower Memorial received final approval from the National Capital Planning Commission Thursday, the final step in the federal approval process that has dragged on since 2011. The commission voted 9 to 1 to move forward with the design for a memorial park on a four-acre site along […]

Washington panel to vote on contentious Eisenhower monument plan

A Washington planning commission on Thursday is to consider final approval of a design for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial by famed architect Frank Gehry even as Congress is declining to pay for it. The design before the National Capital...Show More Summary

Patrick Dempsey Sells Architectural Masterpiece For $15 M

Patrick Dempsey, known for his career-revitalizing role as Dr. Derek Shepherd on Grey’s Anatomy, has sold his Malibu architectural masterpiece. The three-bed, four-bath home, which was designed by the legendary Frank Gehry, is known as the Tin House. (You may remember the home from its recent spread in Architectural Digest.) The [...]

After 32 years, 'Available Light' brighter than ever

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

The idea of reviving a 32-year-old collaboration between composer John Adams, choreographer Lucinda Childs and architect Frank Gehry that had been commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art to open its Temporary Contemporary space (now the Geffen Contemporary) might seem a peculiar way to celebrate...

'Available Light,' a performance art landmark, makes the leap from 1983 to 2015

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Frank Gehry remembers the day in 1983 that choreographer Lucinda Childs invited him to her studio.

Renters Week 2015: Starchitecture for Rent: Big Names, Big Prices, and Corbu You Can Afford

Frank Gehry's aptly named New York by Gehry in Manhattan's Financial District. Photo via Creative Commons Starchitects are coveted for bringing big ideas to the table and for the "Bilbao effect" cities hope their celebrated names can create just by...

An Expansive Vision For LA’s Music Center, Led By The LA Phil

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“The Music Center at 50 is a mature performing arts center. Its newest venue, Frank Gehry’s celebrated Walt Disney Concert Hall — already an L.A. icon — turns 12 in the fall. Next year, the Museum of Contemporary Art’s Arata Isozaki building reaches its third decade. The Broad museum is almost finished. All this can […]

Art Break: Gehry

Art Contrarian looks at the work of architect Frank Gehry.

Gehry Plays House: Despite his worldwide fame and fancy...

Despite his worldwide fame and fancy commissions for Hobbit supercenters, Frank Gehry has found the time to design an avant-garde playhouse for the precocious children of Silicon Valley. This Saturday, June 6, a bright pink playhouse designed by Gehry will...

When Mark Zuckerberg Met Frank Gehry, This Is The Building That Resulted

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“It is in fact an appealing throwback to the unfussy, ad hoc, quickly made experiments of Gehry’s early career. At the same time, there’s something plainly absurd about the idea that architecture could turn Facebook, whose market capitalization is now in the neighborhood of $225 billion, into a low-key outfit without airs, or even allow […]

A low-key Facebook building? In Gehry's hands, Zuckerberg has it both ways

2 months agoArts : Culture Monster

There are a couple of ways to explain how Frank Gehry came to design a very large but surprisingly plain-spoken building for Facebook in Silicon Valley.

Getty announces architect Frank Gehry to receive third annual Getty Medal

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

The J. Paul Getty Trust announced that it will award the third annual J. Paul Getty Medal to Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry. The medal will be awarded at a celebratory dinner at the Getty Center on September 28, 2015. ?There...Show More Summary

Frank Gehry wins Getty Trust's annual career achievement medal

2 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

Frank Gehry is this year’s recipient of the J. Paul Getty Medal, the Getty Trust’s annual award for leadership in visual art.

Eccentric Frank Gehry Guesthouse Once Valued At $4.5M Sells At Auction For $750K

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“Once valued at $4.5 million, the house had been estimated to sell for up to $1.5 million. But after less than five minutes of lackluster bidding, auctioneer Richard Wright declared it “Sold” to a telephone bidder for $750,000, plus auction house fees.”

Starchitecture for Sale: Gehry's Seuss-Like Guest House Auctioned Off for $750K

All photos courtesy Wright Auctions. How much would you pay to own a starchitect-designed guest home? Earlier this afternoon, an entire, relatively unknown Frank Gehry building was auctioned off for $750,000. Wright Auctions put the 2,300-square foot Winton Guest Home...

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