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  1. Lim Hong Lian

    Posted Mar 19th 2006, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... uncluttered and contains a lot of detail,' says Lim. 'In architecture, I have many heroes, from Frank Lloyd Wright and Frank Gehry to Geoffrey Bawa. In painting, I admire Frank Stella ... and Frank Gehry's museum in Bilbao,' he says. 'Skyscrapers fascinate me: the art-deco Chrysler building in New York; the Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai, with its huge spiralling atrium ...

  2. The Edifice Complex

    Posted Aug 28th 2005, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... high-visibility architecture has been designed by so few people,' he writes, naming the 30-odd celebrity architects shaping the modern world's skyline, including Norman Foster, Frank Gehry ...


    Posted Apr 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sketches of Frank Gehry: 12.30pm, City Hall. Now West Kowloon is back up for discussion, it's the perfect time to learn more about museums and architect Frank Gehry. The Book of the Dead: 12.45pm, Cultural Centre. One year's effort from the 80-year-old Japanese puppet animation master Kawamoto Kihachiro. The Third Eye: 3pm, City Hall (high-definition projection). ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. The Editor's Note

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... function at the service of its form to exactly the same degree as the Rubenesque curves of Frank Gehry's Guggenheim Bilbao. To explore this issue further the stories in this edition are all ... those offering a view are Frank Gehry, Alvar Aalto, So Takahashi, Michael Young and, implicity, all the talented designers who created the pieces featured in +Stuff, our popular new guide to all ...

  6. 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, ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Magazines - Money - PROPERTY

    The building of an exceptional attraction

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... unlikely.' Cubbon thinks the market is ready for flats with an identity, which is why Frank Gehry was chosen for the Opus. 'I think that's probably been there for some time, but the expedient has been, you know, draw out the maximum commercial value, which doesn't always get something that's different, unique, exceptional, artistic, whatever.' Gehry was chosen ...

  9. Who said it?

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... My case [shows] how the government uses public security and fines to suppress people they don't like Artist Ai Weiwei My idea was to [make] it a good neighbour to the rest of Hong Kong, not something sticking out from the hill Architect Frank Gehry on his first residential building in Asia Seems every... enemy piling on with the lies and libels. So bad, easy to hit back, ...

  10. Aluminium chairs

    Posted Jun 11th 2006, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... friendly and built to last- buy one and chances are it will still be in the family three generations hence. And given some have been designed by luminaries such as Philippe Starck and Frank Gehry, as well as Charles and Ray Eames, their hip quotient is hotter than ever. Pennsylvania-based Emeco (www.emeco.net), a maker of aluminium furniture with design deals with Starck and Gehry, is among ...




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