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Frank Gehry's Profile

Brief about Frank Gehry: By info that we know Frank Gehry was born at 1929-02-28. And also Frank Gehry is American Architect.

Some Frank Gehry's quotes. Goto "Frank Gehry's quotation" section for more.

Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.

Tags: Architecture, Place, Time

For me, every day is a new thing. I approach each project with a new insecurity, almost like the first project I ever did. And I get the sweats. I go in and start working, I'm not sure where I'm going. If I knew where I was going I wouldn't do it.

Tags: Insecurity, Work, Working

You've got to bumble forward into the unknown.

Tags: Forward, Unknown

Look, architecture has a lot of places to hide behind, a lot of excuses. 'The client made me do this.' 'The city made me do this.' 'Oh, the budget.' I don't believe that anymore.

Tags: Behind, City, Excuses

For me, every day is a new thing.

Tags: Inside, Work

Liquid architecture. It's like jazz - you improvise, you work together, you play off each other, you make something, they make something. And I think it's a way of - for me, it's a way of trying to understand the city, and what might happen in the city.

Tags: Happen, Together, Work

And I realized, when I'd come in to the meetings with these corrugated metal and chain link stuff, and people would just look at me like I'd just landed from Mars. But I couldn't do anything else. That was my response to the people and the time.

Tags: Else, Stuff, Time

Some people may say my curved panels look like sails. Well, I am a sailor, so I guess I probably do use that metaphor in my work - though not consciously.

Tags: May, Though, Work

When I was a kid, my father didn't really have much hope for me. He thought I was a dreamer; he didn't think I would amount to anything. My mother also.

Tags: Father, Hope, Mother

An architect is given a program, budget, place, and schedule. Sometimes the end product rises to art - or at least people call it that.

Tags: Art, End, Sometimes

Most of our cities built since the war are bland. They're modernist, they're cold, and now architects want to go back to that.

Tags: Cold, Since, War

My buildings are all on budget.

Tags: Budget, Buildings

There is a backlash against me and everyone who has done buildings that have movement and feeling.

Tags: Done, Everyone, Feeling

Well, I've always just - I've never really gone out looking for work. I always waited for it to sort of hit me on the head.

Tags: Head, Looking, Work

I approach each project with a new insecurity, almost like the first project I ever did, and I get the sweats, I go in and start working, I'm not sure where I'm going.

Tags: Insecurity, Start, Working

Drawn by warm nostalgic feelings for the place and by two sweet little words: 'Open Bar.'

Tags: Feelings, Place, Words

Grown men have been seen fleeing after reading the menu posted outside.

Tags: After, Men, Reading

Kristin Brown looks as though she could have been mailed first-class to New York for about a dollar and a half.

Tags: Half, She, Though

Pressed caviar has the consistency of chilled tar.

Tags: Caviar, Chilled, Pressed

Scrooge pushed past Mary number 1 and Joseph number 2 in the wings without so much as an 'excuse me'. Typical.

Tags: Number, Past, Wings