Category Archives: Peter’s Reflections

Built from the Ground Up: Seven Ways Our Chapters are Advancing the ICAA’s Mission Nationwide

Through our network of 15 chapters nationwide, the ICAA reaches tens of thousands of people across the country each year – including architects, designers, builders, students, and enthusiasts of classicism. As I reflect on the last two years as President … Read more »

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Charleston: An Architectural Legacy, Part II
An Interview with Mayor Joe Riley

Last month, following the conclusion of Joe Riley’s 40 years in office as Mayor of Charleston, I wrote a piece celebrating that city’s remarkable architectural legacy. In February, I had the opportunity to speak with Mayor Riley about how he … Read more »

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Charleston: An Architectural Legacy, Part I

Joseph P. Riley served the city of Charleston, SC as Mayor for 40 years, until January 11, 2016 when he stepped down from office. Riley was in fact one of America’s longest-serving mayors, and – certainly for contemporary classicists, preservationists, … Read more »

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REGENERATION: The Future of Classicism

“I was inspired to design a Penn Station that is both functional and enjoyable for its 600,000 daily users.” That, according to Andrew Califano, is why he decided to redesign Penn Station for his undergraduate thesis at the University of … Read more »

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Five Unforgettable Classical Homes of the Great American South

The ICAA recently published the 12th edition of The Classicist, our annual academic journal featuring essays related to classical architecture, art, and a selection of extraordinary professional and academic portfolios. The submission deadline for The Classicist No. 13, November 30th, … Read more »

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A Classical Revolution

Devin Kimmel, Principal at Kimmel Studio, LLC. and ICAA member, has been named one of five finalists in the World War One Centennial Commission’s Design Competition for the National World War One Memorial in Washington, DC.  The only traditional design … Read more »

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