Frank Gehry, 1929年生于加拿大多倫多，在哈佛大學設計學院學習城市規劃之前，在南加州大學獲得建筑學學位。
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，他在洛杉磯創立了建筑公司Frank Gehry & Associates。他在1969-72年設計出了硬紙板家具系列。多年來，他在幾所大學任教，包括哈佛大學和耶魯大學，在那里他擔任建筑學教授——建筑學教授(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.