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architecture of Arthur Erickson

by Arthur Erickson

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Erickson, Arthur, 1924-,
    • Architecture -- Canada -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementArthur Erickson.
      SeriesIcon editions
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA749.E74 A4 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2061905M
      ISBN 10006432978X
      LC Control Number88045161

        The late great Arthur Erickson, Canada’s most renowned architect, was a jetsetter and a world traveller. He had an impressive list of international clients and hobnobbed with the likes of Pierre Trudeau, Margot Fonteyn and the Royal Family. But the place in his native Vancouver he called home - now under threat unless sufficient funds are raised to ensure its restoration - was a relatively.   Arthur Erickson was our Prometheus, and as architects, our world is and will remain a better place because of what he was able to accomplish. *** For more information on Arthur Erickson: An Architect’s Life, visit the Douglas and McIntyre website. ** Sean Ruthen is .

        Arthur Erickson, Canada's preeminent philosopher-architect, was renowned for his innovative approach to landscape, his genius for spatial composition and his epic vision of architecture for people. Erickson worked chiefly in concrete, which he called "the marble of our times," and wherever they appear, his buildings move the spirit with their Author: David Stouck.   Pierre Trudeau and Arthur at the Museum of Anthropology, UBC, c. Photo > Erickson Family Collection Arthur Erickson with mother Myrtle Arthur Erickson on Diamond Head Arthur Erickson, C.C., Photo > Harry Palmer Photo > Monica Miller Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize Supported by AbeBooks Judges: Rod Mickleburgh, Ian Milgrew, Lynne van.

        R emembering Arthur Erickson, Canada's most renowned modernist architect, on our national day yesterday, I couldn't help but think how his work .   Born in Vancouver, Canada, Arthur Erickson studied at the University of British Columbia and later at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, where he graduated in Architecture with honors. Advanced studies brought Erickson to Greece, Italy, the Middle East, and Japan, where he discovered the nuances of architectural style in different climates and : Arthur Erickson.


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Arthur Erickson.The Architecture of Arthur Erickson, Erickson, Arthur. Tundra Books, Montreal,Second printing Card Covers. 11 1/2 by 11 1/2 Inches. pages including plates and credits. Illustrated throughout with black & white and full color photos. Signed, dated and inscribed by Arthur Erickson on title page.

Card covers have light wear; contents are in fine condition. “ Great buildings.