Barton Myers

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Birthday
6, 1934
Birthplace
Virginia
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
6, 1934 (age 83)
Birthplace
Virginia

About

President of Los Angeles-based Barton Myers Associates, Inc. His notable structures included the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Seagram Museum in Ontario, and Hasbro Inc.'s showrooms and offices in New York.

Before Fame

He was a fighter pilot in the United States Air Force for five years after graduating from the United States Naval Academy. His Master's degree was obtained from the University of Pennsylvania, after which he was employed by Louis Kahn from 1964 until 1966.

Trivia

He was known for utilizing urban surroundings and reusing existing architecture.

Family Life

His family was residing in Norfolk, Virginia, when he was born. He designed a house made of steel and glass for him and his wife, Vicki.

Associated With

He served in the United States Air Force much like astronaut Guy Gardner who was also from Virginia.