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Frank O. Gehry and Associates drawings for the Santa Monica Place (Santa Monica, Calif.) 0000337
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Description
One complete set of architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies (A1-A31) and five original drawings on trace (third floor plan, second floor plan, zone map, and second floor plan). Both the reprographic copy set and the original drawings are oversized, and are stored on separate oversized rolls.
Background
Frank Owen Gehry was born on February 28, 1929 in Toronto, Canada. He graduated from the University of Southern California’s School of Architecture in 1951. Gehry went on to study city planning at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, from which he graduated in 1957. Over the course of his career Gehry worked for many well known architects, including: Hideo Dadaki, Pereira and Luckman, Victor Gruen, Andre Remondet, before opening his own practice in 1962. Starting in the 1970s up through the 1980s, Gehry taught, at the University of Southern California, the University of California, Los Angeles, Yale University, and Harvard University.
Extent
3.0 Linear feet 2 oversize rolls of drawings
Availability
Partially processed collection, open for use by qualified researchers.