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Classicist Blog · 2W ago

ICAA Intensive in Classical Architectural Design : LA

Among the ICAA’s most impactful and enduring education models is its Intensive Program in ...
Classicist Blog · 2W ago

Drawing Classical Archways from Rome through the Renaissance

The design of archways is complex, requiring a great attention to detail and understanding...
Classicist Blog · 2W ago

Taking Moldings from Profiles to Practice

Following a foundational study of molding forms, classical architecture requires an unders...
Classicist Blog · 3W ago

New Heights 2017 at the Marymount School

In early October, the ICAA facilitated the New Heights program at the Marymount School on the Upper East Side. This is now the third year that the ICAA has run the program at Marymount. The ...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Jane Jacobs’ Greenwich Village

On Saturday, October 7, a group of designers, architects, engineers, and enthusiasts met a...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Daily Inspiration from the Christopher H. Browne Paris Drawing Tour

Follow the ICAA daily from October 7-14 as we study the classical architecture, interiors, and landscapes of Paris through observational drawing and painting. Based on the ICAA’s annual Christopher H. Browne Rome Drawing Tour, the Paris program is le...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Watch Now: “Formality & Informality,” a Lecture with Landscape Designer Arne Maynard

Watch Landscape Designer Arne Maynard’s recent lecture focusing on the balance between formal and informal elements in his landscapes and gardens. The discussion, which was filmed in its ent...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Examining the Rich History of Architecture in New York

The architecture of New York City is beautiful and complex. While many people enjoy New York’s buildings, few have a full appreciation of the architectural history that sculpted such an intricate landscape. Over the course of four Wednesday evenings ...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Building Craft: Ornamental & Architectural Metal Design

On Saturday, September 23, a group of students gathered at Covax Atelier in Clifton, New J...
Classicist Blog · 1M ago

Arcadia in Acadia: Touring the Architecture of Bar Harbor and Mt. Desert Island, Maine

Last month, as Summer drew to a close, I had the distinct pleasure of joining a group of I...