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The new Faculty of Business building will be the year-old architect's first in Australia, pending the university's council approval of his finished concept design next year.
The building, on the former Dairy Farmers site wedged between the ABC Ultimo Centre and the Powerhouse Museum, will house an estimated students and more than academics. Yesterday, food poisoning contracted during his four-day Sydney visit prevented Mr Gehry from discussing his ideas for the site. The UTS vice-chancellor, Ross Milbourne, said the architect told him the challenge of rejuvenating the contained, inner-city industrial block, which is only square metres, with a destination building excited him.
When his Ray and Maria Stata Centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology was unveiled, the famed nonconformist said the futuristic building looked like a bunch of tipsy robots that ''got together to celebrate''.
Frank Gehry's UTS Dr Chau Chak Wing Building opened: 'The most beautiful squashed brown paper bag ever seen'
Dr Chau appears to have a dry sense of humour. Then Dr Chau continued, recalled Professor Purcell: During construction, Dr Chau visited frequently, inspecting it with the sharp eye of a builder. This may not be the quickest way, but it is without doubt the correct way," he said.
Dr Chau Chak Wing Building
US architect Frank Gehry finishes first Australian building Gehry's 'paper bag' building set to seduce students Sydney's Goods Line misses Gehry building opening Young Aussie student whose design features at Gehry building's heart From little squiggles, big treehouses grow: Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. Info Save articles for later. Info Subscribe for unlimited access to news.
Login to save articles. There are breakout spaces with lounges, where students can hang out and discuss ideas, while the main internal architectural feature is a crumpled mirrored staircase. So is the man who has designed some of the world's most spectacular buildings happy with his latest endeavour? As for the rest of Sydney's architecture, he believes the 19th century buildings are still the city's best. He said he was not a fan of modern glass boxes which were now the norm in modern city architecture. First posted February 02, More stories from New South Wales.
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He is the first architect to ever appear on The Simpsons. The family visits Shelbyville and are appalled at the perception those citizens have of the inhabitants of Springfield. Back in town, Marge brings it to the attention of the Springfield Cultural Advisory Board and then asks architect Frank Gehry to design and build a new Springfield cultural center. He sees inspiration in her request and submits a design that is approved by the town.
Millions of dollars later, the project is built and it opens and closes quickly as nobody in town really cares for classical music. Burns agree to take over the space, with his plan to turn it into a state prison.
Architect Frank Gehry opens new UTS 'paper bag' building; says design inspired by folds in skin and clothing
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