Beginning Drawing

A resource blog for ART 24: DRAWING I

Frank Gehry and drawing

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“The key to Frank O. Gehry’s architecture is in his drawings. A Gehry building begins with a sketch, and Gehry’s sketches are distinctive. They’re characterized by a sense of off-hand improvisation, of intuitive spontaneity. The fine line is invariably fluid, impulsive. The drawings convey no architectural mass or weight, only loose directions and shifting spatial relationships…” READ ON and scroll down to see some of his sketches.

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Written by 9islands

August 2, 2009 at 2:32 am

Posted in Gesture drawing

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  1. Frank Gehry’s designs intrigue me because they are bizarre and unique. I would love to visit this concert hall and his other amazing science-fiction-like designs such as the slick 8 Spruce Street tower in New York and the other museums he designed.

    Huong Duong

    December 1, 2010 at 10:27 pm


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