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Frank Gehry

The clock is ticking for this Sunset Strip landmark

An 180-day hold on demolition is set to expire April 30.

Construction kicks off on Frank Gehry’s next big project—a mixed-use complex on Bunker Hill

"It’ll be the place to be," Gehry says at groundbreaking.

New renderings: Gehry-designed Grand Avenue project about to get underway

The development near Walt Disney Concert Hall is finally moving forward.

City commission delays Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip development

It put a hold on a demolition permit for a landmarked bank building.

See how quickly the iconic Sunset Strip is changing

Tall hotels, private clubs, and a Frank Gehry-designed shopping center will refashion the boulevard.

In Inglewood, Frank Gehry says his design for LA Philharmonic youth orchestra won’t be ‘precious’

The architect is converting a 1960s bank building

Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip development can move forward with court’s blessing

Efforts to preserve a bank building that will be demolished as part of the development have died in court.

Frank Gehry to design performing arts school expansion in Downtown LA

The architect will get to try his hand at another concert hall.

Here are the newest renderings for Frank Gehry’s Bunker Hill project

The long awaited development is expected to break ground this fall.

Get a load of Frank Gehry’s redesigned hotel tower for Santa Monica’s Ocean Avenue

It’s been reduced to 12 stories.

LA’s 11 biggest cliffhangers of 2017

From Airbnb to Frank Gehry buildings, these are the unresolved issues and real estate projects that left us on the edge of our seats.

Frank Gehry to design new home for LA Phil’s youth orchestra in Inglewood

It’s the second project he’s working on for kids in South LA.

Grand Avenue Project: Take a new look at Frank Gehry’s Bunker Hill towers

This dual-towered project will transform a parking lot across from the Disney Concert Hall.

Frank Gehry-designed project next to Walt Disney Concert Hall files for building permits

The news makes the developer’s 2018 groundbreaking date seem totally possible. (Construction was initially set to start a decade ago.)

Take a look at Frank Gehry’s new LA project: An eight-story office building in Playa Vista

Called New Beatrice West, the building is set to rise next door to Gehry’s own offices, which will be incorporated into the project.

A judge just put Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip project on hold

The decision might help save a historic bank building. Gehry wants to knock it down in order to make room for a big project on the eastern end of LA’s iconic Sunset Strip.

Frank Gehry is designing warehouse-like offices in El Segundo

While all eyes are on Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip megaproject and his Grand Avenue project Downtown, the Pritzker Prize-winning architect has quietly been working on designing hip offices in El Segundo.

Toy tycoon pays $24M for Frank Gehry’s Borman House

Isaac Larian, founder and CEO of MGA Entertainment (the company behind Bratz Dolls), paid $24 million for the abstract residence overlooking Malibu’s Broad Beach.

Shingled Rustic Canyon house with Frank Gehry touch asks $6.5M

The five-bedroom house has a very cool, lookout-tower-type addition to its front facade, courtesy of famed architect Frank Gehry. Inside, the residence mixes warm wood and homeyness with glass doors that bring the outside in.

Frank Gehry’s delayed Grand Avenue Project to finally get underway in 2018

The Frank Gehry-designed Grand Avenue Project, long-delayed for years, is now expected to break ground in the next couple of years now that’s been approved by the city and has a $290 million investment from a Chinese firm.

LA Conservancy sues city over Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip project

The preservation group is suing to stop construction of the residential and commercial complex that would serve as the new eastern gateway to the Sunset Strip.

City Council gives final approval to Frank Gehry-designed Sunset Strip development

229 housing units, plus commercial

Huge Grand Avenue Project designed by Frank Gehry could be delayed yet again

The Frank Gehry-designed towers—which will hold a mix of apartments and condos (some of them affordable) and a hotel—on Bunker Hill have a whopping new price tag and likely a new construction start date.

City committee OKs scaled-down Sunset Strip project designed by Frank Gehry

The city’s Planning and Land Use Committee gave preliminary approval to the project after the developer agreed to shorten the tallest building and widen sidewalks. Plans now head to the City Council.

Bank threatened by Gehry project saved—for now

The Cultural Heritage Commission voted Thursday to consider the Kurt Meyer-designed Lytton Savings and Loan Building (now a Chase Bank) for landmark status. The decision complicates things for the huge Frank Gehry project proposed for the site.

Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip project is approved

The starchitect is designing five new buildings across from the Chateau Marmont. The project is a mix of residential and retail and it was approved unanimously Thursday by the Los Angeles Planning Commission.

Chase bank on Sunset Strip nominated for landmark status

A developer plans to demolish the 1960s bank, with its recognizable zigzag roof, to make way for a big residential and retail complex designed by celebrity architect Frank Gehry.

Is Frank Gehry finally building his dream home?

Construction is underway on two properties where the celebrity architect for years has talked about building his dream home. At the same time, his Los Angeles portfolio is growing, with prominent projects from downtown to the Westside.

Frank Gehry’s Borman House is back on the market

This Broad Beach property hit the market back in 2013 asking $57.5 million. Now it's back, with a $33.9 million asking price. The Gehry-designed residence includes plenty of unique features and is located on a prime stretch of beachfront.

Video: Frank Gehry on the LA River

The starchitect and his team are studying myriad aspects of the LA River as part of Gehry's effort to master plan the 51-mile waterway. Now, he's dropping knowledge via his new website, the LA River Index.

LA May Hand Out $185M to Fancy Frank Gehry Complex

A Gehry-designed portion of the Grand Avenue Project may finally be completed after a decade of planning, but only with major taxpayer assistance. The City Council is considering a huge tax break for the developers to build condos and a luxury hotel.

Early Frank Gehry in Hollywood Renting For $15k

Frank Gehry's Danziger Studio and Residence has hit the rental market. The live/work compound on Melrose is one of the architect's first major successes, featuring a cubist design and open floor plans. Rent will run you $15K.

Frank Gehry Proposes Massive Project in Bev Hills

Gehry and a developer partner have presented an unsolicited plan that would include a hotel, offices, condos, a park, and more.

Mapped: Every Building in Los Angeles Designed By Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry Tells People Who Are Worried About His LA River Plan to "Grow Up"

First Look at Frank Gehry's Pro Bono Design For a Campus For Kids in Watts

See How Frank Gehry Will Transform the Eastern Edge of the Sunset Strip

8 New Things We Learned Today About Frank Gehry's Big Plans For Making Over the LA River

First Look at Frank Gehry's Huge Project on the Sunset Strip