Discipline: Architecture – design

Luke Douglas Erickson

Discipline: Architecture – design
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2021

Luke Douglas Erickson's drawings and models have been exhibited in London and New York as well as featured in a variety of publications including the forthcoming edition of the Cornell Journal of Architecture. He is frequently an invited guest critic at architectural institutions across the United States such as City College of New York, Columbia, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania. His drawings have been selected as finalists in the Soane Museum’s Architecture Drawing Prize as well as the Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition. In 2017 he was the recipient of an Eidlitz Travel Fellowship. He is a Registered Architect in New York State and NCARB certified with professional experience working in New York City, Washington D.C., Baltimore, and San Francisco.

While in residence at MacDowell he worked on drawings for his “Conscientious Objectors” project, a series of critical architectural designs and zoning methodologies addressing existing spaces of disproportionate power in the United States.



Luke Douglas Erickson worked in the Eastman studio.

Thanks to the generous support of MacDowell Fellow and board member Louise Eastman, this century-old farm building was reinvented as a modern, energy efficient live and workspace for visual artists. Originally built in 1915 to house a forge and provide storage when the residency program was expanding, this small barn was simply converted for…

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