UPCOMING EVENTS

Due to COVID-19, our events will be virtual until further notice. The education and program committees are currently in the works of creating classical online videos and webinars. We will keep our members up-to-date with all new events. For now, we encourage you to visit our national’s calendar for virtual events around the country to fulfill your classical desires. 

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2019 events

Drawing the Ionic Order

Drawing the Ionic Order with Domiane Forte January 12, 2019 This course was a fast-paced 6 hour intensive that provided an introduction to understanding and laying out classical architecture through a study of the proportions and ornament of the Ionic…

Transformation in Classical Architecture

Transformation in Classical Architecture by Victor Deupi February 2, 2019  A quiet revolution is unfolding in the realm of classical architecture today, as the environmental, technological, and economic demands of contemporary practice require levels of efficiency that were never previously…

Corinthian Order Arithmetic & Geometric Constructions

Corinthian Order Arithmetic & Geometric Constructions with Domiane Forte Domiane Forte instructing Corinthian course November 16, 2019 This course was an introduction to understanding and laying out classical architecture through a study of the proportions and ornament of the Corinthian Order.…

Architectural Literacy Course

Architectural Literacy Course with Calder Loth November 9, 2019  This course was designed to enable people to discover the visual fascination of architecture, the most accessible of the arts. Although classical is all around us, most people miss appreciating the…

Traditional Vernacular Architecture

Traditional Vernacular Architecture in Creole Natchitoches October 31, 2019  A three day tour in Creole Natchitoches visiting the Louisiana Museum and Sports Hall of Fame, Natchitoches Historic District, St. Augustine Catholic Church, Badin-Roque House, Yucca Plantation, Oakland Plantation, and Cherokee…

Classicism in the Vieux Carre

A Walking Class with Robert Cangelosi and special guest Philippe Halbert Participants admiring the tour May 18, 2019  The French Quarter of New Orleans - otherwise known as the Vieux Carré - presents a visual architectural record of the diverse…

Making Dystopia

Making Dystopia Lecture and Book Signing with James Stevens Curl Image of James Stevens Curl May 13, 2019 In Making Dystopia, distinguished architectural historian James Stevens Curl tells the story of the advent of architectural Modernism in the aftermath of the…

2018 EVENTS

Introduction to Proportions

Introduction to Proportions with Steven Bass December 15, 2018  The class provided an overview of the concept of proportion as a design tool in traditional architecture. It is presented in the form of lectures and demonstrations. The content included an…

Restoration of U.S. Capitol Dome

Restoration of U.S. Capitol Dome Lecture by Robert Baird in New Orleans and Baton Rouge March 14, 2018  Robert Baird, co-founder of Historical Arts and Castings, gave a lecture in Baton Rouge on what it was like to restore the…

The Classical American House

The Classical American House Lecture and Book Signing by Phillip James Dodd in New Orleans Front cover of the Classical American Home February 17, 2018  Author Phillip James Dodd discussed his latest book, The Classical American House, a compilation of…

Ken Tate House Tour in New Orleans

Ken Tate House Tour in New Orleans Ken Tate House February 17, 2018  Louisiana Architect, Ken Tate led a tour of his Goldring House on St. Charles Ave. This tour was limited to 20 guests and open only to ICAA…

Margot Ellis’ Americans in Paris

Margot Ellis’ Americans in Paris Lecture, Book Signing and Drawing Exhibit in New Orleans and Baton Rouge Michael Rouchell and Kevin Harris pictured with Margot Ellis January 25, 2018 Ellis spoke on her book Americans in Paris which documents the…

2017 EVENTS

Fall Foray

The Architecture & Art of Bayou Teche, Owen Southwell, and Tabasco’s Avery Island Group photo from Fall Foray November 2, 2017Following the success of the Spring Foray, "Greece Arrives in East Feliciana Parish", the ICAA-LA organized a first-of-its-kind exploration of…

Spring Foray

Greece Arrives in East Feliciana Parish April 23, 2017 A journey with the ICAA-LA Chapter to see how Greek-inspired architecture arrived in East Feliciana Parish. Throughout the day, the group visited classically Greek-inspired buildings such as the Brame-Bennet House, Hickory Hill…

Doric Drawing Workshop

Doric Drawing Workshop at Tulane Doric Workshop participants with the workshop instructor October 28, 2017  This course introduced the Doric order through freehand drawing. Participants learned to lay out the Doric column, entablature and pediment as described by Vignola, a…

Tuscan Drawing Workshop

Tuscan Drawing Workshop at LSU LSU students with workshop instructor October 7, 2017 This course provided an introduction to the Tuscan Type. Participants learned how to draw the Tuscan Order according to a methodology based on that of Vignola.  Concluding…