Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects

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Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman & Associates Architects LLC (formerly Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects) is a New York City-based architectural firm founded in 1967 by architects Charles Gwathmey and Robert Siegel. Gene Kaufman joined the firm as partner soon after Charles Gwathmey died of cancer in August 2009.[1] The firm's work ranges from art and educational facilities and major corporate buildings to furniture systems and decorative art objects.[2] Critics view Gwathmey Siegel's work as the stylistic successors of the formal modernism of Swiss architect Le Corbusier.[3] The firm is especially well known for its residential architecture, having designed homes for such famous clients as Steven Spielberg, David Geffen, and Ronald Lauder.[3]

Selected works[edit]

Basketball in the sky above the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame


  1. ^ Gwathmey Siegel & Associates, Firm Profile, retrieved 2008-08-29 
  2. ^ Ojeda, Oscar Riera (1995), Ten Houses: Gwathmey Siegel, Rockport, Mass.: Rockport Publishers, Inc., ISBN 1-56496-216-4 
  3. ^ a b Goldberger, Paul (March 12, 1995), "Houses as Art; The Masterpieces They Call Home", The New York Times 
  4. ^ Pogrebin, Robin (July 1, 2006), "Renovating a Master's Shrine: Yale's Art and Architecture Building", The New York Times 
  5. ^ Linn, Charles (January 2003), "Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame", Architectural Record 

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