Frank Gehry on Disney Hall design

"Forget the exterior," Gehry says in this recent interview at the Aspen Ideas Festival, via Curbed LA. Covering the interior in wood cost an extra $5 million, and was strictly for the psychological benefit of listeners, he says.


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