Frank Gehry Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

A Last Chance to Win One for Ike?

Frank Gehry’s Eisenhower Memorial design is a monument to Gehry, not Eisenhower. The planners, the president, and the secretary of the interior must step in before it’s too late.

All that’s Gehrish

Serious biographies probe deeply; they examine their subjects with a gimlet eye; they are rigorously analytical; they document their statements. They are fair and judicial. Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry does none of these things.

Gehry’s Middle Finger

The gullible bureaucrats responsible for hiring Frank Gehry for the Eisenhower Memorial put the American taxpayer into the hands of a fashionable architect whose works, quite frankly, are already starting to look clichéd and dated.