Institute of Classical Architecture & Art



Experience what the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art has to offer: A valuable educational resource, the ICAA presents an array of unique programs for design professionals, the general public, and students of art, planning, and architecture. Programs include continuing education classes; studio-based seminars; lectures; conferences; travel; and walking tours. The “Classical America Series on Art and Architecture” produces both important reprints and new books on the classical tradition and the Institute is also the publisher of an award-winning journal, The Classicist. Learn more about each of our offerings below.

Thank you to our seasonal sponsor Balmer Architectural Mouldings, Inc.

Our additional thanks to our co-seasonal sponsor Interior Management, LLC.

Upcoming Programs

Collaboration Inside and Out: A Discussion with Edmund Hollander and Peter Pennoyer

Wednesday, February 24, 2016; 6:30 PM Reception; 7:00 PM Lecture; Book Signing to Follow Read More »

Breakfast and Books Series Inaugural Event with Thomas A. Kligerman

Wednesday, March 2, 2016; 9:00 AM Breakfast, 9:30 AM Lecture Read More »

15th Annual McKim Lecture with Philippe de Montebello

Wednesday, March 16, 2016; 6:15 PM Reception; 6:45 PM Lecture; Optional Dinner Follows Read More »

Americans in Paris Lecture & Book Signing with Margot Ellis

Thursday, April 21, 2016; 6:30 PM Reception, 7:00 PM Lecture, Book Signing to Follow Read More »

Open Studio and Sketch Night with the Grand Central Academy

Friday, April 22, 2016 Read More »

Paris Drawing Tour

April 24–30, 2016 Read More »

The People's Galleries with Giles Waterfield

Wednesday, April 27, 2016; 6:00 PM Read More »

2016 Arthur Ross Awards

Monday, May 2, 2016 Read More »

Peter Harrison Talk with John Fitzhugh Millar

Thursday, May 26, 2016; 6:30 PM Reception, 7:00 PM Lecture Read More »

Rome Drawing Tour

June 04-11, 2016 Read More »

Upcoming Courses

Elements of Classical Architecture: Drawing the Doric Order

One Saturday Session: February 20, 2016 Read More »

Learning from Jefferson and His Successors

Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9 Read More »

Geometry of Classical Archetypes

Monday, April 11; Tuesday, April 12; and Thursday, April 14 Read More »

Watercolor and Wash Techniques

Tuesday, April 26 and Thursday, April 28: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM; Saturday, April 30: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Read More »

Advanced Elements: Applying the Orders to a Classical Composition

Tuesday, May 10 and Wednesday, May 11 Read More »

Analysis of Architectural Design Composition: How to Study Buildings and Precedent

Tuesday, May 17 and Wednesday, May 18: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM; Saturday, May 21: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Read More »

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