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Rouse Company Headquarters - Frank Gehry - Columbia, MD, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 39° 12.861 W 076° 51.397
18S E 339712 N 4342205
Quick Description: Frank Gehry designed the Rouse Company Headquarters in Columbia, Maryland, USA, in 1974. In 2004, General Growth Properties Inc. of Chicago acquired the Rouse Company and now occupies the old Rouse Company Headquarters.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 5/18/2008 2:19:43 PM
Waymark Code: WM3V0K
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
Views: 150

Long Description:
The Rouse Company Headquarters (now the General Growth Properties, Inc., headquarters) is located at the Columbia Town Center Lakefront. The building is a sprawling terrace overlooking Lake Kittamaqundi. The building is one of Gehry's early works and is quite different from his more recent designs.

According to some information we found on the internet (visit link): "Frank Gehry received an American Institute of Architects honor award for the building, named "one of the most humane office buildings both inside and out." The now famous Gehry did some of his earliest work in Columbia, designing the Exhibit Center and firehouse on Banneker Road."
Architect: Frank Gehry

Building name: Rouse Company Headquarters

Year built: 1974

Building's primary use: Commercial

City: Columbia, Maryland

Country: USA

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