Frank O. Gehry: Guggenheim Bilao Museoa

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Edition Axel Menges, 1998 - Architecture - 53 pages
There is no doubt that Gehry's Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao is one of the most spectacular buildings of recent years. It is both the heart of the city and a tested for the arts, representing both public presence and artistic change.

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George Nelson served as the design director of Herman Miller from 1946 to 1972. His books include "Chairs: 20th Century Landmarks in Design" and "Tomorrow's House," Kurt W. Forster is the Vincent Scully Professor of Architectural History at the Yale School of Architecture. He is co-author of "Frank O. Gehry: The Complete Works," Robert A. M. Stern is Dean and J. M. Hoppin Professor of Architecture at the Yale School of Architecture.

FRANK O. GEHRY, in his five-decade career, has produced highly renowned buildings in America, Europe, and Asia, among them the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, the Nationale-Nederlanden Building in Prague, and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles.

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