Posts tagged 'Frank Gehry'

From the Archive: Behind the scenes at the Vitra Campus

The Swiss manufacturer’s story is a journey through the shapes and colours of 20th century design The traditional office is a thing of the past


Big names & emerging architects at Chicago Architecture Biennial

The Chicago Biennial’s artistic directors, Sarah Herda and Joseph Grima, have responded that, although they can learn from Venice, there’s a “desperate need’ for a


Tech firms search for the perfect C21st workplace

Tech firms’ search for the ideal 21st-century workplace makes a fascinating comparative study. Peter Murray asks, are you with BIG and heatherwick’s radicalism, Gehry’s simplicity


In pictures: Designs of the Year nominations

The Designs of the Year 2015 nominees have been announced by the Design Museum. O’Donnell + Tuomey’s LSE Saw Swee Hock student centre continues its


DCM’s binary code facade for UTS, Australia

Denton Corker Marshall’s £113m building for the University of Technologies in Sydney features dramatic binary-code facades that cuts energy usage by up to 15%. The


Remembering the genius of Louis Kahn

Architect, artist,  inspiration, perfectionist and brick whisperer: the Design Museum’s new exhibition on Louis Kahn examines the enigmatic character’s life and work, and sheds light


Foundation Louis Vuitton by Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry’s contemporary art foundation for Parisian fashion house Louis Vuitton set for autumn opening. Foundation Louis Vuitton designed by Frank Gehry is set to


Review: Grant Gibson on Heathrow Terminal 2

Heathrow Terminal 2 may be making history as the world’s first BREEAM Excellent-rated airport terminal, but doesn’t quite fly as an awe-inspiring destination in itself


What is the future of office design? Tower v campus

Many firms see a low-rise, campus-like environment as the perfect partner to effective working – open, inclusive, social and fostering collaboration – yet it is

Everett Katigbak

Frank Gehry designs new Facebook HQ

Facebook has announced plans for a vast new extension to its California HQ designed by architect Frank Gehry. Initial plans for the site in Silicon



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