Contract - Frank Gehry to Design New Campus for Children’s Institute

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Frank Gehry to Design New Campus for Children’s Institute

22 July, 2014

-By Holly O'Dell


Architect Frank Gehry has signed on to design the new two-acre campus for Children's Institute, Inc. (CII), in the Watts community of Los Angeles. Gehry, who is doing the project pro bono, will create a facility that enables CII to extend its support services to 5,000 at-risk children and families.

The community hub for area residents will include rooms for individual and group counseling, indoor and outdoor spaces for after-school activities, and expanded areas for family support services and classes.

"CII is an incredible organization with a vitally important mission," Gehry said in a statement. "I am very honored to be a part of this project, which will allow them to expand their reach to even more children and families."

(fer) Studio will act as the executive architect, with Square One managing the project.



Frank Gehry to Design New Campus for Children’s Institute

22 July, 2014


Architect Frank Gehry has signed on to design the new two-acre campus for Children's Institute, Inc. (CII), in the Watts community of Los Angeles. Gehry, who is doing the project pro bono, will create a facility that enables CII to extend its support services to 5,000 at-risk children and families.

The community hub for area residents will include rooms for individual and group counseling, indoor and outdoor spaces for after-school activities, and expanded areas for family support services and classes.

"CII is an incredible organization with a vitally important mission," Gehry said in a statement. "I am very honored to be a part of this project, which will allow them to expand their reach to even more children and families."

(fer) Studio will act as the executive architect, with Square One managing the project.
 


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