Like an enormous anonymous garage, Facebooks new campus conceals its exact polish with the easygoing, almost slapdash air that characterizes the company.
The building’s 3,600-strong panels of hardened and stratified glass are supported by a highly complex triangulated structure of steel and wood that has been calculated digitally.
With its steel sheets and its bright colors, the huge origami-like roof of this museum devoted to biodiversity strikes a contrast with the vertical silhouette of Panama City.
Inspirado en las curvas de la escultura barroca, este rascacielos neoyorquino aúna su rigurosa estructura de hormigón armado con su expresiva piel de placas de acero inoxidable.
Como un torbellino vítreo, en un lugar destacado del campus, el edificio que aloja el departamento de recursos humanos de la farmacéutica simboliza su espíritu innovador.
Julie V. Iovine The opening of the InterActiveCorp headquarters in New York is primarily being hailed as Frank Gehry’s first building in the city, but it is so much more. Sited on the Far West Side in Chelsea, the ten-story billowing glass structure,
El programa del museo se organiza en tres anillos. En el interior se distribuyen los espacios expositivos convencionales, mientras que hacia el exterior las salas van aumentando de tamaño hasta adquirir las características de un taller. Las cubiertas
The guggenheim of Bilbao served as a catalyst to invigorate the ria of the Nervióand to position the capital of Vizcaya in the cultural map of Europe. And now, only 125 kilometers from the museum, another explosion of steel and titanium opens up a ne
En el corazón de un enorme complejo dedicado al vino, emerge un singular edificio que alojará la sede de la compañía, un hotel, un espacio expositivo y un restaurante. Sobre prismas apilados revestidos de piedra, surgen marquesinas, de acero inoxidab
En 1997, el empresario Ray Stata, antiguo alumno del Massachusetts Institute of Technology, anunció una importante donación a la institución, a la que se sumaron más tarde las de otros importantes mecenas, como Bill Gates y Alexander Dreyfoos. Se ini
Hace 17 años, la viuda de Walt Disney anunció la donación de cincuenta millones de dólares al Music Center del condado de Los Ángeles para la construcción de un auditorio en memoria de su difunto marido. Al afán de homenaje de la señora Disney se aña
Louis Vuitton has presented its latest line of scents, five by the perfumer Jacques Cavallier, with bottles created by Frank Gehry. For the luxury fashion house the architect previously designed a series of bags and the building for the Louis Vuitton
Memory speaks in these ten interviews with masters. I borrow from Vladimir Nabokov’s autobiography the title for the presentation of these conversations, transcribed as monologues to place the focus on the protagonists, whose voices I hope to have re
Enlisting the creativity of Frank Gehry, the Philadelphia Museum of Art has completed a $233m renovation and reorganisation of the lower interior spaces at the heart of its landmarked 1928 Beaux-Arts building. The latest phase of a master plan for im
The Pritzker-winning architect is focusing on social justice projects — and can be something of a lightning rod — but he also has lighthearted pursuits. It was midafternoon on a Monday and the Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry — despite
The architect Frank Gehry will unveil his latest blockbuster building—a soaring twisting geometric tower covered with 11,000 stainless steel panels—at Luma Arles this summer, the 27-acre cultural campus in the southern French town of Arles spearheade
Luis Fernández-Galiano was twice on a scholarship program of the Fundación Juan March – in Spain in 1976-1977 and abroad in 1966-1968 – but his first lecture at the foundation headquarters took place in 2010. In the course of a decade thereafter, he
A series of stepped glass volumes form the roof of Louis Vuitton’s new flagship store in Seoul, designed by Frank Gehry as a miniature take on his Fondation Louis Vuitton. According to the architect, the stacked design is inspired by both the Paris m
Gehry Partners has unveiled renderings for a new 800,000-square-foot office complex slated for the Warner Bros. studio campus in Burbank, California. In a press release announcing the project, Gehry said, “Once upon a time, Hollywood Studios had an i
The house Frank Gehry created for himself and his wife, Berta, in 1978 on a highly visible street corner in Santa Monica, and which he renovated and updated again in the early 1990s, helped make his reputation as one of the most potent creative force
In 2011, Chinese authorities detained the artist Ai Weiwei at a Beijing airport, seizing his passport, laptops and hard drives from his studio and imprisoning him for 81 days without formal charges. The allegation was “economic crimes,” but many saw
You wait decades for a city to get a world-class concert hall and two come along at once. Last month plans were revealed for the Centre for Music in the City of London by the New York architects Diller Scofidio Renfro. But there is now another projec
The selfish giant of Oscar Wilde closed his garden to the children, and with them the spring went away. The technological titans of our days control ever more exclusive domains, but their reckless behavior can bring winter to their redoubts. The acro