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GEHRY, Frank (<i>born</i> 1929), Sculptor, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GEHRY, Frank (born 1929), Sculptor, architect

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born 1929, in Toronto.

Sculptor, architect.

Frank Gehry is known both as an architect and as a sculptor. Among his most celebrated work is his design of the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, opened in 1997. He studied at UCLA in 1954 and at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard, from 1956 to 1957. He is known to be influenced by fine art and post-modernism

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