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Charles Gwathmey

Born: 19-Jun-1938
Birthplace: Charlotte, NC
Died: 3-Aug-2009
Location of death: Manhattan, NY
Cause of death: Cancer - Throat

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Architect

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Designed extension to the Guggenheim

Father: Robert Gwathmey
Mother: Rosalie Dean Hook
Wife: Emily (div., one daughter)
Daughter: Annie
Wife: Bette-Ann Damson (m. 15-Dec-1974, until his death, one stepson)
Son: Eric Steel (stepson)

    High School: High School of Music and Art, Manhattan, NY
    University: University of Pennsylvania (1956-59)
    University: MA Architecture, Yale University (1959-62)

    Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects Co-Founder (1968-2009)
    American Institute of Architects 1981
    American Academy of Arts and Letters 1976
    Fulbright (1962-63)
    Brunner Prize 1970

Selected edifices:
Gwathmey Residence and Studio (1966)
Thomas & Betz Corporation Office Building (1976)
Menil House (1979)
Spielberg House (1988)
Addition to the Guggenheim Museum (1992)
Astor Place (2005)

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