Arthur Erickson Photo Tribute


Thursday, May 21st, 2009 — 9:48am PST
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Yesterday Vancouver lost an icon who helped shape many city skylines. World-renowned architect Arthur Erickson passed away at the age of 84 and included below are some photos I’ve found that capture just some of his influence on our region.

Simon Fraser University


Photo credit: devlyn on Flickr

Photo credit: mandyjansen on Flickr

Robson Square


Photo credit: grahamchernoff on Flickr

Former Site of Robson Square Ice Rink

Museum of Anthropology


Photo credit: archxs on Flickr

Photo credit: keepitsurreal on Flickr

The MacBlo Building

The Concrete Waffle

The Waterfall Building

Erickson's Waterfall Building

The Evergreen Building


Photo credit: jmv on Flickr

The Erickson

Evening light on the Erickson


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One comment

  1. Vincent Ng says:

    I never studied design, but I did admire what Ericson did at the time. His creations were revolutionary, and especially with SFU in terms of the one unit for all academics. No divisions. I personally enjoyed his design at the MOA. It truly was a sad day when I found out.

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