Author Archives: Richard McGovern

Endurance of Pencil Rendering

In a two-part studio course, ICAA instructor Joseph Zvejnieks shared his expertise on the minimalistic art of pencil rendering. The studio classes incorporated brief lectures and video viewing in addition to hands-on instruction. Several students expressed that pencil renderings had … Read more »

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Jon Brogie Selected as ICAA Alma Schapiro Prize Winner

The ICAA is pleased to announce Jon Brogie as the winner of the 2017 Alma Schapiro Award. Jon received his Bachelor’s degree in Painting from Arizona State University in 2011. Inspired by the rigorous training of the growing atelier movement, grounded … Read more »

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Selling the Dwelling

When you consider the process of designing and building a house today most likely you don’t imagine flipping through a catalogue and selecting a ready-made model. It’s amusing to imagine that people once shopped for architectural plans as we do … Read more »

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The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Celebrates the Classicist No. 13 with Classical American Homes Preservation Trust

On Wednesday evening, November 16, the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) co-hosted a cocktail party with Classical American Homes Preservation Trust (CAHPT) at the George F. Baker Houses in New York City. The event celebrated the launch of the 13th … Read more »

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Classicist Professional Portfolios

Historical Concepts Verandah House, Richmond Hill, GA (Attic Fire Photography) … Powered by Cincopa Slideshow HTML for Business solution. Jones & Boer Architects Locust Hill Residence, McLean, VA (Robert Lautman) … Powered by Cincopa Slideshow HTML for Business solution. D. … Read more »

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Inspired Places & Spaces – July

Four students from our Summer Studio in Classical Architecture took a break from their busy schedules to reveal the places where they find inspiration. George Burns, Sylvia Johnson, Kelly Umutoni, and Dalton Whiteside take us to exceptional places in New … Read more »

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