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Scribble, crumple, squeeze.

Scribble, crumple, squeeze.

Posted Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Two new Frank Gehry buildings are coming on stream soon.

American architect Frank Gehry – who has won the Pritzker Prize, favours balls of crumpled paper for his sources of inspiration, and been described by Vanity Fair as ‘the most important architect of our age’ – is about to have two new buildings designed by him opened in the next couple of months.

One is his first project in Latin America, the Biomuseo, located in Panama and due to open on October 2nd 2014.

The other is the Dr Chau Chak Wing Building in the Sydney University of Technology, which will house the university’s Business School and is due to open in November.

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Frank Stillitano MDIA, Accredited Designer off the cuff

Frank Stillitano MDIA, Accredited Designer

Graphic Designer, Flux Visual Communication

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Design, Architecture, Travel

Best design I've seen lately:
Anything by Sagmeister Inc.

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