University of Toronto professor of architecture Larry Richards discusses each of the five project models featured in the Art Gallery of Ontario’s exhibition: Frank Gehry: Art + Architecture, continuing at the AGO through May 7, 2006 and curated by Dennis Reid, the AGO’s director of colelctions and research.
Professor Richards has known celebrated architect Frank Gehry for more than 20 years and writes frequently about his work. Professor Richards also curated an exhibition on through June 7 at the University of Toronto Art Centre, titled Frank’s Drawings: Eight Museums by Gehry.
Images: DZ Bank, Berlin. © 2006 Thomas Mayer; Walt Disney Concert Hall. © Gehry Partners, LLP; Stata, MIT, Cambridge. © 2006 Roland Halbe; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto. © Gehry Partners, LLP; Millennium Park, Chicago. © 2006 Kenneth Tanaka