Master class with Frank Gehry

“YOU SHOULD ENJOY FINDING YOURSELF, AND YOU SHOULD ENJOY EXPRESSING YOURSELF. YOU’RE NOT KILLING ANYBODY OR HURTING ANYBODY, AND THEY CAN REJECT YOU. AND THEY WILL. BELIEVE ME, THEY WILL. AND YOU GOTTA JUST KEEP DOING IT. – FRANK GEHRY

it’s important to develop your own creative signature and how to embrace the creative insecurity you will inevitably experience.

Here are some suggestions for significant Buildings in San Francisco;

. Golden Gate & Bay Bridges especial where they spring from land including Fort Point

.Old Mint

.Federal 9th Circuit Courthouse

.City Hall Rotunda

.Maybeck’s Roos House

.Convent of the Sacred Heart – Broadway

.Palace Hotel

.Hobart Building at Second & Market

.House NE corner Maple & Washington by Erich Mendelssohn

.Frank L Wright’s V.C.Morris shop on Maiden Lane

.Old ATT/Yelp Office Building or the Longshoreman’s Hall at Harrison at First both by Timothy Phlueger

.Crown Zellerbach Building

.Bank of America Office Building at Kearney & California

.Hyatt Regency Lobby out to Roof Gardens of Embarcaderos 1-4

.de Young Museum

.California Academy of Sciences

Reading Study:

1. Building Art The Life and Work Of Frank Gehry by Paul Goldberger

2. Architecture 101

3. Modern Architecture Since 1900 by William JR. Curtis

4. The Story Of Art by E. H. Gombrich

5. Ways Of Seeing by John Berger (BBC Television Series)

6. Poetics Of Space by Gaston Bachelard

Hw:

Describe the experience and the first time you saw it in person. Draw this image in your sketchbook. If you want, you can also scan and share your sketch.

Create pieces to express feeling or emotional response = the freedom of human expression

Use the logical block ideas and make them flow as a music symphony.

Jan 11 2017

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