Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman Architects Deeply Mourns the Loss of Charles Gwathmey, our Respected and Beloved Colleague, Friend and Mentor

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Charles Gwathmey Passed Away on Monday, August 3rd, 2009.

Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman Architects deeply mourns the loss of our respected and beloved colleague, friend and mentor. We all feel very privileged to have worked with and learned from one of the great architects of our time. We are honored to have collaborated with Charles to help him realize a remarkable portfolio of built work spanning more than four decades. We have been and will always be inspired and guided by his dedication, prodigious talent, love of architecture, rigorous standards and enduring commitment to Modernism. As we go forward in our practice, we will continue to aspire to his example as an architect and a person. We offer our deepest sympathies to his wife Bette-Ann and his entire family.

Donations in his honor may be made to the Charles Gwathmey Scholarship Fund at the Yale School of Architecture. Gifts should be directed to:

Yale University
c/o Monica C. Robinson
Yale University Office of Development
PO Box 2038
New Haven, CT 06521-2038

Read the New York Times obituary and Times Topics People.

Watch the report from the Tuesday, August 4th NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams:

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