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Arthur George Salzman, American Architect. Registered architect, Illinois, Michigan, National Council Architectural Registration Bds.


Salzman, Arthur George was born on June 20, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Russell Harvey Salzman and Mildred Olive (Olsen) Erickson.


Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, University Illinois, 1952. Master of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1960.


Architect Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Chicago, 1960, Mies van der Rohe, Architect, Chicago, 1960-1969. Associate The Office of Mies Van Der Rohe, 1969-1981. Vice president FCL Associates, 1981-1986.

Executive vice president Lohan Associates, 1986-1991. Private practice Evanston, 1992—2007. Consultant, 2007

Building code restructuring committee City of Chicago, 1994-1996, building code electronic version committee, 1997, building code review committee, 1998-2004.

Adjunct professor architect Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, 2005-2006. Emeritus corporal United States Army, 1952-1954.


  • Registered architect, Illinois, Michigan, National Council Architectural Registration Bds.


Vice president Chicago area Unitarian-Universalist Council, Chicago, 1974—1976. Board directors Savoy-aires, Evanston, 1985—1988, 1990—1993, president, 1992—1993. Active Chicago Committee on High Rise buildings.

Member American Institute of Architects (board directors Chicago chapter 1992-1996, secretary 1994-1996, Illinois region board, alternate delegate 1997-1998, delegate 1999-2000, emeritis since 2007, Distinguished Service award for professional excellence 2003), American Society Testing and Materials International, Construction Specifications Institute (emeritus since 2007), International Code Council (professional), Precast-Prestressed Concrete Institute, North Shore Musicians Club (president since 2009).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community theater, choral singing, sailing.


Married JoanMarie Larson, August 16, 1952. Children: Lisa Jo Salzman Braucher, David Ralph.

Russell Harvey Salzman Erickson

Mildred Olive (Olsen) Erickson

JoanMarie Larson

Lisa Jo Salzman Braucher Salzman

David Ralph Salzman