Books Sponsored by the ICAA
Tenth Anniversary Exhibition CatalogueBy ICAA Southern California
In 2014 the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art’s Southern California Chapter celebrated its Tenth Anniversary with the exhibition, Idea & Manifestation. The Tenth Anniversary Exhibition Catalogue features forty acclaimed architects, designers, and artists, giving a rare glimpse into how design ideas germinate, are carefully nurtured, and become manifest as finished product. To purchase a copy, please call (212) 730-9646, ext. 105.
A Parallel of the Classical Orders of ArchitectureBy Mauch and Normand
(ed. Donald M. Rattner)
An excellent resource for the designer, this volume presents a multitude of beautifully drawn examples in all of the classical orders, from antiquity to the eighteenth century, and allows close study and comparison of their proportions and ornamental detail.
A Decade of Art and Architecture, 1992-2002By the Editors of The Classicist
This pioneering volume offers an international overview of the revival of classical architecture and design since the founding of the Institute in 1991. Profusely illustrated, the book showcases the work of architects, painters, sculptors, and designers—many of whom are members, friends, or faculty of the ICAA—who have given new life to the great mainstream tradition of Western art. Includes an introduction by Robert A. M. Stern.Click for more information or to purchase on Amazon.com »
The Canon of the Five Orders of ArchitectureBy Giacomo Barrozzi da Vignola, Branko Mitrovic (Editor)
Before The American Vignola, there was the original Vignola, whose renaissance treatise has been among the most influential architectural books of all time. Vignola’s work has proved to be the most popular basis for instruction in classical design from the renaissance to the present day. This facsimile edition includes a translation of the original text and an introductory essay.Click for more information or to purchase on Amazon.com »