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  1. Gehry's latest comes with a twist

    Posted Sep 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com An insight into how acclaimed architect Frank Gehry came up with the twisting design for his first residential building in Asia is given in an exhibition that opens today. Models and sketches made by Gehry during the creative process for the project at 53 Stubbs Road are on display in Taikoo Place, Island East, until October 27. The 12-storey building, ...

  2. DRAWING on wisdom

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Cheng The first exhibition in Hong Kong featuring the work of legendary architect Frank Gehry is being held at Taikoo Place until the end of October. Gehry is widely regarded ... residential project in Asia, a luxury property for Swire Properties- OPUS HONG KONG at 53 Stubbs Road. In the exhibition, Gehry displays the conceptual drawings, models and photographs of many of his ...

  3. Wrecked angles

    Posted Sep 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tessa Chan Frank Gehry rejects the term 'starchitect'. But cities wear his buildings like badges of honour, and tourists flock to see them. He has been hailed as one of the most ... exhibition was cancelled as the 82-year-old was recovering from an operation, Gehry shared some thoughts about his recent milestones with the South China Morning Post from his home in Los Angeles. ...

  4. Green buildings gain ground in HK

    Posted Sep 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong was designed by starchitect Frank Gehry, responsible for iconic buildings such as the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Spain and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. Known for buildings that break through the constraints of traditional architecture in their use of unconventional materials and structures, Gehry designed OPUS by taking a cue from its lush surroundings. 'I thought ...

  5. A work of art for Hong Kong's skyline

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Frank Gehry never settles for a straight line or a flat surface. The buildings of this most recognisable of contemporary architects twist and swirl. Their walls don't lie still. ... interview, Gehry said he wanted to give each resident an intimate experience. 'So I broke down the box into segments, and gave a lot more access to the outdoors.' Here's one man who, ...

  6. Lesson in civility

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... forward.' Hopefully, such sentiments will remain when the tragedy itself is but a dim memory. Frank Ching is a Hong Kong-based writer and commentator. Follow him on Twitter: @FrankChing1 ...

  7. face-to-face book

    Posted Aug 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... will be at the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong. August 28, 7-9pm. For more details, go to http://on.fb.me/pGpHbo. Frank Gehry show goes outside the box Budding artists and architects should take note of the upcoming 'Outside the Box'- a Frank Gehry exhibition. Hosted by Swire Properties, the show will feature a number of past and recent projects to illustrate the works of the Pritzker ...

  8. Off the wall

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... master The latest high-rise to grace the Manhattan skyline is set to become a must-have address among New York's high rollers and shakers. Architect Frank Gehry has brought another of his bizarre steel creations to life with his first residential skyscraper, New York by Gehry (below). The exterior curtain wall of the 76-storey building resembles lapping waves or flapping fabric, ...

  9. Stability pays off

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... at the luxury real estate scene in the city state. We also feature an exhibition on renowned architect Frank Gehry, whose first luxury residential property in Hong Kong is nearing completion. ...

  10. Winning ways

    Posted Apr 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... architect Frank Gehry to actress Cameron Diaz. The blueprints are uploaded on the Open Architecture Network (www.openarchitecturenetwork.org) for use across the world, while the winning prototype ...




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