We are stymied by regulations, limited choice and the threat of litigation. Neither consultants nor industry itself provide research which takes architecture forward.
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