SUSTAINING THE WORK OF ARTHUR ERICKSON
ADVANCING EDUCATION AND UNDERSTANDING
INSPIRING FUTURE GENERATIONS
HONOURING THE SPIRIT OF ARTHUR ERICKSON

The Arthur Erickson Foundation seeks to recognize Arthur Erickson’s extraordinary achievements, and to encourage the open-minded yet rigorous thought and mentorship that inform great design.

Find out about the work of the Arthur Erickson Foundation as well as specifics on our work in stewardship, education, and tours.


ABOUT ARTHUR

Arthur Charles Erickson was born in 1924 in Vancouver. Learn more about the Foundation on this page too.

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CHRONICLE

Shared experiences with Arthur Erickson. Books. News related to the Foundation. More stories welcome!

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TOURS

Visit the quiet oasis where the late Arthur Erickson lived for 50+ years. 'A Clearing in the Forest'

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EDUCATION

The educational goal of the Arthur Erickson Foundation is to support architectural education and research and its emerging practitioners.

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GET INVOLVED

Join and/or Donate. Contributions from our members and donors are essential to our success, and all are welcome.


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STEWARDSHIP

Get help + see updates re: conservation, renovation, restoration, and expansion of Arthur Erickson spaces. 

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“Architecture, as I see it, is the art of composing spaces in response to existing environmental conditions to answer a client's needs ... the building becomes the resolution between its inner being and the outer conditions.”