By David Stouck
This first complete biography of Erickson, who died in 2009 on the age of eighty-four, strains the architect's lifestyles from its modest origins to his emergence at the global level. writer David Stouck, acclaimed for his previous biographies of Ethel Wilson and Sinclair Ross, demonstrates the following once more why his paintings has been praised as inventive, incisive and compelling. Grounded in interviews with Erickson and his family members, acquaintances and consumers, in addition to the assets of intensive public files, name is either an intimate portrait of the guy and a stirring account of the way Erickson made his constructions paintings. fantastically written and beautifully researched, it's also a provocative examine the phenomenon of cultural heroes and the character of what we name "genius."
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Arthur Erickson: An Architect's Life by David Stouck