Category Archives: Books

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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The ICAA Celebrates the Classicist No. 13 at Roper House with Classical American Homes Preservation Trust

On Tuesday evening, October 18, the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) co-hosted a cocktail party with Classical American Homes Preservation Trust (CAHPT) at Roper House in Charleston, SC. The event celebrated the launch of the 13th volume of … 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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“A Mirror to the Frick: The Collector Museums of Britain, 1870–1920,” with Giles Waterfield

    The Frick’s environs–Courtesy of Alexa Marshall On Wednesday, April 27th, the ICAA joined the Frick in welcoming art historian Giles Waterfield for his “A Mirror to the Frick: The Collector Museums of Britain, 1870–1920“ talk. The lecture provided a … Read more »

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Special Discount for Princeton Architectural Press Titles

In August we announced our collaboration with the Designers & Books Online Book Fair. This collaboration allows members of the ICAA community to receive discounts on books about architecture, art, design, and photography released by important publishers in these fields. A list … Read more »

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