Category Archives: Advocacy

Students at Alamo Heights Junior School take on Classical Architecture

New Height Texas is currently at its halfway point of its first semester. The New Heights program, which first launched in New York City, introduces classical architecture and the related fields to students at a young age. A class of 30 students … Read more »

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The ICAA Fellows: A Brief History

Tom Matthews, a regional Fellow from the Rocky Mountain Chapter, describes the Fellows as the “keepers of the flame.” The group includes some of the earliest and most passionate advocates for the study and practice of classical architecture. Steve Bass, … Read more »

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ICAA Leads a Workshop in Classical Architecture at the Savannah College of Art & Design

On Friday, February 10th, architecture students and professionals attended a day long workshop in classical architectural design hosted by the Savannah College of Art and Design, School of Building Arts. The morning began with a breakfast and an introductory presentation … Read more »

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Architect John Simpson on Sir John Soane’s Dulwich Picture Gallery

Editor’s Note: The ICAA is pleased to commence a new blog series, “My Favorite Building,” highlighting examples of classical and traditional architecture, art, and design that inspire leaders in the field. The inaugural post in the series was written by … Read more »

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Classical Comments: THE COMPLEX GREEK MEANDER

BY CALDER LOTH   Senior Architectural Historian for the Virginia Department of Historic Resources and Member of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Council of Advisors.     THE COMPLEX GREEK MEANDER   The terms Greek key, fret, and … Read more »

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Edith Wharton and The Villas of Rome, With Cece Haydock

On November 10, the ICAA in partnership with Garden Conservancy offered a lecture by CeCe Haydock on Edith Wharton and the Villas of Rome. CeCe Haydock, landscape architect and historian, took the audience through eight Roman villas and their gardens … Read more »

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