Frank Gehry (22 juin 2017)

Conversation avec Jean-Louis Cohen

L'architecte Frank Gehry sera présent le jeudi 22 juin 2017 à 19 heures dans le cadre des grandes conférences du Collège de France.

Collège de France, Amphithéâtre Marguerite de Navarre
11, place Marcelin-Berthelot, 75005 Paris 
Entrée libre dans la limite des places disponibles
En anglais avec traduction simultanée

Professional Experience

Raised in Toronto, Canada, Frank Gehry moved with his family to Los Angeles in 1947. Mr. Gehry received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Southern California in 1954, served in the US army in 1955, then studied City Planning at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design under the GI Bill. In subsequent years, Mr. Gehry has built an architectural career that has spanned over six decades and produced public and private buildings throughout the world. His work has earned Mr. Gehry several of the most significant awards in the architectural field, including the Pritzker Prize.

Notable projects include Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain; Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, California; Eight Spruce Street Residential Tower located in New York City; Opus Hong Kong Residential; Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, France; the Biomuseo in Panama; the Dr. Chau Chak Wing Building for the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia; the West Campus for Facebook in Menlo Park, California; and the Boulez Hall in Berlin.

Current projects include: residential projects in Atherton, Los Angeles, Aspen and Cabo San Lucas; King Street Development in Toronto, Ontario; the Grand Avenue Project, Los Angeles, California; La Maison LVMH – Arts, Talents, Patrimoine in Paris, France; the World Jewish Museum in Tel Aviv, Israel; Louis Vuitton in Seoul, Korea; the Los Angeles River revitalization project and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial in Washington, D.C. Projects under construction include the LUMA / Parc des Ateliers in Arles, France; Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia; Facebook Campus in Menlo Park, California; and the Battersea Power Station Development in London.