continue to profile page : open in new page/tab The DZ Bank building (formerly DG Bank building) is an office, conference, and residential building located at Pariser Platz 3 in Berlin. It was designed by architect Frank Gehry and engineered by Hans Schober of Schlaich Bergermann & Partner. Construction began in 1998 and was completed in 2000.
The building is mixed-use. Facing the Brandenburg Gate are offices, the headquarters of Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank. On the other side, facing Behrenstraße, are 39 residential apartments. Between the two is a large atrium, designed to be used as a conference or performance space. This is covered with a sophisticated glass-grid roof, curved in a complex form typical of Gehry's designs.
Built: 2000 Design Architect : Frank Gehry style: Deconstructivism location:
Pariser Platz 3
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab The Dancing House or Dancing Building or Ginger & Fred (Czech: Tančící dům) is the nickname given to the Nationale-Nederlanden building in downtown Prague, Czech Republic at Rašínovo nábřeží 80, 120 00 Praha 2. It was designed by Croatian-Czech architect Vlado Milunić in co-operation with Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry on a vacant riverfront plot (where the previous building had been destroyed during the Bombing of Prague in 1945). The building was designed in 1992 and completed in 1996.Built: 1996 Design Architect : Frank Gehry Design Architect : Vlado Milunic style: Deconstructivism location:
Rasinovo nabrezi 80, 120 00 Praha 2
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art, designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, built by Ferrovial, and located in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain. It is built alongside the Nervion River, which runs through the city of Bilbao to the Atlantic Coast. The Guggenheim is one of several museums belonging to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. The museum features permanent and visiting exhibits of works by Spanish and international artists.Built: 1997 Design Architect : Frank Gehry style: Blobitecture location:
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab The University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center is a healthcare center in Cincinnati, Ohio, and a major source of education, medical care, and research in Greater Cincinnati with a distinguished reputation for training prominent health care professionals and providing leading-edge research and patient care. The Academic Health Center (AHC) consists of multiple University of Cincinnati colleges that are listed below, Hoxworth Blood Center, UC Barrett Cancer Institute, and the programs and institutes at the Reading Campus. The AHC also has strong ties to UC Health, which includes University Hospital, West Chester Hospital, and University of Cincinnati Physicians. The academic health center concept originated with physician Daniel Drake, who founded the Medical College of Ohio, which is the precursor of the UC College of Medicine, in 1819.Design Architect : Frank Gehry style: Deconstructivism location:
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab Disney Ice was commissioned by Disney's then-CEO Michael Eisner, who said, "I was looking for the next generation of American architects -- and he was on the list of architects who were pushing the envelope. We bought a hockey team. We needed a practice rink." The facility resembles a pair of huge quonset huts, and has a wooden interior with laminated beams and braces, producing "a nautical effect that recalls the inverted ship shape of Gehry's Disney Concert Hall". It opened in 1995.Built: 1995 Design Architect : Frank Gehry Design Architect : Gehry Partners, LLP style: Deconstructivism location:
300 W Lincoln Ave
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab Gehry Tower is a nine-story building constructed by architect Frank Gehry; it is located at the Steintor, Goethestraße 13a, in Hanover, Germany. The building was commissioned by the city-owned Hanover Transport Services (üstra), for whom Gehry also designed a bus stop in the city.Built: 2001 Architect of Record : Gehry Partners, LLP Design Architect : Frank Gehry style: Deconstructivism location:
Hanover, Lower Saxony
continue to profile page : open in new page/tab Santa Monica Place is a shopping mall in Santa Monica, California. The mall is located at the south end of the famous Third Street Promenade, and is also two blocks from the Santa Monica Pier and the beach. It underwent a massive, 3-year renovation process beginning in January, 2008, and was re-opened on August 6, 2010.Built: 1980 Design Architect : Frank Gehry Design Architect : Gehry Partners, LLP style: Modern Architecture location:
395 Santa Monica Place
Santa Monica, California