Archive for August, 2009

Building restoration loses a hero

August 4, 2009

Mr. Gwathmey's exterior restoration of the Guggenheim was much lauded for preserving its original beauty

Yesterday, Charles Gwathmey, the man who supervised and designed the restoration and expansion of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum, died yesterday. His work on the Guggenheim was applauded for respecting and preserving Frank Lloyd Wright’s vision while improving the flow and increasing the space available to the curators.

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