Global Conference 2010
Architect, Gehry Partners LLP
Frank Gehry has designed acclaimed public and private buildings in the United States, Europe and Asia during an architectural career that has spanned five decades. His work has earned several of the most significant awards in the field, including the Arnold W. Brunner Memorial Prize in Architecture, the Pritzker Prize, the National Medal of Arts, the AIA Gold Medal and the Royal Institute of British Architects Gold Medal. Among his most notable projects are the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain; the Jay Pritzker Pavilion and BP Bridge in Chicago′s Millennium Park; and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. Gehry received a bachelor of architecture degree from the University of Southern California and studied city planning at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.