in Toronto, Canada in 1929, Gehry earned degrees from the University
of Southern California and Harvard before opening his first practice,
Frank O. Gehry and Associates, in 1967.
buildings include the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, the California
Aerospace Museum in Los Angeles, and the Frederick Weisman Museum in
other awards, he has received the 1989 Pritzker Prize, the 1998 National
Medal of Arts Award, and the 2000 American Institute of Architects Gold