Select a currency:  

Architecture > Masterpieces

Birth of an Icon - Frank Gehry's Disney Hall

> Create estimates
> Pay by Credit Card, PayPal
> Submit Purchase Order (approved institutes only)

Birth of an Icon - Frank Gehry's Disney Hall


License

  View Basket  

We're sorry but this title is currently unavailable for the selected license. Please contact us for more information

  • Description / Preview
  • Availability

The symphony of construction at Disney Hall is finally completed. The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra’s long-awaited new home—a sculptural arrangement of billowing stainless steel-clad shapes—is the topic of this NewsHour program. Frank Gehry comments on how he designed the concert hall using 3-D computer modeling, while the Philharmonic’s executive director and two musicians extol the virtues of master acoustician Yasuhisa Toyota’s efforts. Sounding a dissonant note is urban planning critic Sam Hall Kaplan, who calls L.A.’s new signature civic icon an elitist misuse of money better spent on numerous smaller renewal projects.

Item is not currently available.
Usually ships in 2-4 weeks

Similar Titles in Masterpieces

Choose a subject area below