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.
More Arthur Erickson quotes :
Only when inspired to go beyond consciousness by some extraordinary insight does beauty manifest unexpectedly.Arthur Erickson
With production alone as the goal, industry in North America was dominated by the assembly line, standardization for mass consumption.Arthur Erickson
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.Arthur Erickson