Frank Gehry

The Society for Contemporary Art of The Art Institute of Chicago invites you to join us for an evening with Frank Gehry. Mr. Gehry is a principal of the firm of Frank Gehry and Associates, Inc., which he established in 1962. Prior to this time, he apprenticed with Victor Gruen and Pereira & Luckman in the United States and with Andre Remondet in Paris. Mr. Gehry has received international recognition for his work. He has won 20 national and regional AIA awards and his work has been published in Progressive Architecture, Architectural Record, Art in America, Interiors and Time Magazine, plus other trade journals and national magazines. His drawings, models and furniture have been exhibited in museums in the United States and Europe. In 1974 he was elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects. He is the recipient of the William Bishop Chair, Yale University School of Architecture, 1979; the Charlotte Davenport Professorship in Architecture, Yale University, 1982. In 1983 he was awarded the Arnold W. Brunner Memorial Prize in Architecture from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters.