Gwathmey, Charles, 1938-2009

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Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects, LLC, was founded by Charles Gwathmey, Yale School of Architecture, Class of 1962, and Robert Siegel in New York in 1968. The firm’s residential work, large institutional projects (such as Whig Hall at Princeton University, an addition to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, and the American Museum of the Moving Image), and renovations of existing buildings (including the Henry Art Gallery at the University of Washington and the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University) have earned numerous awards and honors, including the American Institute of Architects’ Architecture Firm Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the New York State Society of Architects.

From the guide to the Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects, LLC, records, 1965-2009, (Manuscripts and Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Lucille Lortel papers, 1902-2000 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf GWATHMEY, CHARLES. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Gwathmey, Charles : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
creatorOf Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects, LLC, records, 1965-2009 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Gwathmey, Charles : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Diamonstein-Spielvogel, Barbaralee. Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel collection, 1976-1999. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
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associatedWith Diamonstein-Spielvogel, Barbaralee. person
associatedWith Gwathmey Siegel Architects. corporateBody
associatedWith Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects. corporateBody
associatedWith Lortel, Lucille person
associatedWith Saddler, Donald person
associatedWith Siegel, Robert, ((Robert H.), ), 1939- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Architecture--History--20th century.--United States
Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans
Architect-designed houses--United States
Architecture, American
Architecture, Postmodern--United States


Birth 1938-06-19

Death 2009-08-03




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