view all images ( of 10 shown)

Partners: network

Edgardo Contini, Kurt Franzen, Robert L. Lesnett, Ki Suh Park, Maris Peika, Cesar Pelli, Allen M. Rubenstein

Active 1968-

Firm Notes

This firm, in 1970, had offices in Los Angeles, CA (headquarters), New York, NY, and Washington, DC. It succeeded Victor Gruen Associates when Gruen retired in 1968. Other leading members of Gruen Associates in 1970 included: Cesar Pelli, Daniel M. Branigan, William H. Dahl and Abbott Harle.

In 1973, the Washington, DC, office moved to 910 16th Street NW. (See "Notes," Progressive Architecture, vol. LIV, no. 3, 03/1973, p. 138.)

In 1987, Gruen Associates had five partners: Ki Suh Park (Managing Partner), Allen M. Rubenstein, Kurt Franzen, Maris Peika, and Robert L. Lesnett. (See "Gruen Asociates, at 40, Still Busy with Major commissions," Los Angeles Times, 07/19/1987, p. H1, H6.)

PCAD id: 4882