2 Is an Architect who designs buildings. Frank GehryIs an Architect who designs buildings.
3 BiographyFrank Gehry was born in 1929 in Toronto, Canada to a Jewish family.When he was 17 he moved to California where he went to college. He even went back to school to study Design at Harvard University.
4 He became famous in the 1970s for creating his style of furniture Frank GehryHe became famous in the 1970s for creating his style of furniture
5 Frank Gehry Now he’s famous for his architecture. People say his architecture look more like sculptures than buildings
6 Frank GehryHe’s so famous that he was even in “The Simpson's” and “Arthur”, where he played himself.
7 Frank Gehry When he gets an idea, he sketches it Can you guess what this will look like?
8 Walt Disney Concert Hall Ta Da!Walt Disney Concert Hall
9 Frank GehryHe does know how to draw; that was just a gesture thumbnail.This is more like what architectural designs look like
10 Making a BuildingMost times, the architect or another artist adds details to make a full drawing to show what it would look like within the environment
11 Making a BuildingSome Architects use computer programs to make realistic images to see the finished product
12 Making a BuildingAfter the architect sketches the ideas and draw the architectural design, they make a model.
13 Finally, they start building Making a BuildingFinally, they start building
14 Wait! What is Architecture? It’s the art of designing buildings and the space around it.
15 Kinds of ArchitectureIt can be houses, schools, museums, shopping malls, pyramids, and even castles
16 Can you guess what this famous architecture was for? What in the World?Can you guess what this famous architecture was for?
17 Elements of ArtArchitecture has:LineShapeFormSpace
18 Architecture has Lines Line is a dot that moves from one point to another
19 Architecture has Lines What kind of lines do you see here?The Guggenheim Museum in Balboa, Spain
20 Architecture has Shapes Shape is a closed 2D area
28 Architecture uses Unity Unity is when a composition feels whole and belongs together.
29 Conclusion Architecture is a combination of science, math, and Art Frank Gehry is one of the most important architects in the worldHe used the Elements of Art and the Principles of Design to create is sculptural Architecture