What are the TOP 10 architect quotes by Arthur Erickson?


  1. Space has always been the spiritual dimension of architecture. It is not the physical statement of the structure so much as what it contains that moves us.


  2. The way of architecture is the quiet voice that underlies it and has guided it from the beginning.


  3. Architecture doesn't come from theory. You don't think your way through a building.


  4. Does an architecture to assuage the spirit have a place?




  5. Great buildings that move the spirit have always been rare. In every case they are unique, poetic, products of the heart.


  6. In those countries with centuries of a craft tradition behind their building methods, techniques are tightly coordinated under the direction of the architect.


  7. Profit and bottom line, the contemporary mantra, eliminates the very source of architectural expression.


  8. The new architecture of transparency and lightness comes from Japan and Europe.


  9. The Renaissance is studded by the names of the artists and architects, with their creations recorded as great historical events.


  10. Today's developer is a poor substitute for the committed entrepreneur of the last century for whom the work of architecture represented a chance to celebrate the worth of his enterprise.



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