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1Journal 3: Frank Gehry an ArchitectI chose to study about Frank Gehry, a well known architect who is known for his creative styles he likes to put on his buildings. He has done works such as the Disney Concert Hall in LosAngeles, the Experience Music Project in Seattle, and many other well known buildings in the United States and abroad. PersonThroughout my research I discovered that the majority of his family really helped to encourage and nurture his creative talents. As a kid he spent time building miniature towns with scrap blocks and materials he found in his grandparent’s hardware store. His mother took a notice to his creative talents and liked to show him the world of art. Gehry was quoted saying, “Itwas my mother who thought I was just reticent to do things. She would push me."His father would spend time drawing with him as well, but he thought Gehry was a dreamer and was destined to do nothing. This is one thing that blocked his creative talents. Another thing that blocked him was not knowing where to go or what to do with his life. He spent time at many jobs, and a few different degrees before settling into architecture. Gehry got