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         FRANK  O.  GEHRY     
         born 1929

frank gehry


Famed architect Philip Johnson called it "the greatest building of the century." Frank Gehry was photographed in front of the Guggenheim Bilbao for a summer 1998 feature article in ARTnews. Gehry, a towering figure in the photograph as well as a dominant force in the postmodern world of architectural design, creates whimsical designs that incorporate such low-cost industrial materials as metal panels, steel poles, and wire-mesh fencing. His commissions often resemble large-scale assemblages or sculptures, and in fact, Gehry designs with the conviction that "architecture is art."

Todd Eberle (born 1963)
C-print, 1997 (printed 2002)
Published summer 1998
Todd Eberle

©Todd Eberle
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