Architect and metropolitan planner whose function included the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C. Also known for his mentorship of several prominent Vancouver architects and to be presented in the paintings of such performers as Tiko Kerr. He offered in World Battle II within the Canadian Military Cleverness Corps. He and Geoffrey Massey collaborated around the earning style for Simon Fraser University or college in 1963. His structures were mainly concrete and contemporary; Fresno Town Hall was a good example of his futuristic styles. He was granted the 1986 AIA Platinum Medal. He was created to Oscar Erickson and Myrtle Chatterson in Vancouver. His wife and collaborator was Francisco Kripacz. His family members produced in his memory space the Arthur Erickson Basis for Superiority in Structures. He and William Shatner had been both graduates of McGill University or college.