Guggenheim Museum – Bilbao, Spain
Building: Guggenheim Museum
Location: Bilbao, Spain
Architect: Frank Gehry
Structural Engineer: SOM
MEP: Cosentini Associates
Construction: URSSA, S. Coop Ltd.
AE Interests: complex geometry, steel structure, titanium metal panel facade. `
20th c. importance: Example of solving non-linear complex architectural geometry, and creating a new digital 3D work-flow which is now common in 21st c. architecture.