Frank Gehry, 1929年生于加拿大多伦多，在哈佛大学设计学院学习城市规划之前，在南加州大学获得建筑学学位。
Frank Gehry, born 1929 in Toronto, Canada, earned a degree in architecture from the University of Southern California before studying urban planning at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design.
1962年，他在洛杉矶创立了建筑公司Frank Gehry & Associates。他在1969-72年设计出了硬纸板家具系列。多年来，他在几所大学任教，包括哈佛大学和耶鲁大学，在那里他担任建筑学教授——建筑学教授(1982,1985,1987-89)，至今仍任教。
In 1962 he founded the architectural firm Frank Gehry & Associates in Los Angeles. He designed the cardboard furniture series Easy Edges between 1969-72. Over the years he has taught at several universities, including Harvard and Yale, where he served as Charlotte-Davenport-Professorship of Architecture (1982, 1985, 1987-89) and where he still teaches.
Gehry has received numerous honorary doctorates from institutions including the University of Toronto, the University of Southern California, Yale University, Harvard University and the University of Edinburgh.