Frederick Fisher’s Radical Vision - Architects' Guide to Glass & Metal

Frederick Fisher’s Radical Vision

November 4th, 2009 | Category: Industry News

To him, architecture has a role in resolving the complexities of culture, not necessarily dramatizing them. The Los Angeles architect Frederick Fisher, who turned 60 earlier this year, is anything but a doctrinaire designer or a dogmatic personality.
Still, many of Fisher’s most recent public and institutional projects — including the Annenberg Community Beach House at Santa Monica State Beach, which just wrapped up a wildly successful first summer in operation, and a new academic building at Caltech that will be officially dedicated Friday — share many of the hallmarks of modern architecture: the clean lines, the boxy, glass-wrapped volumes, the disdain for literal historical ornament.

CLICK HERE to read  more.

Comments are closed.

This site uses cookies which allow us to give you the best browsing experience possible. Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalize your web experience. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please see our Privacy Policy.