May 2018
The Timeless Beauty of 2018 Arthur Ross Award Winner
Craig Hamilton's "Temples and Tombs"
ICAA President Peter Lyden reflects on the work of Craig Hamilton,
who was awarded the 2018 Arthur Ross Award for architecture.

The 37th Annual Arthur Ross Awards
Celebrating the winners of the 2018 Arthur Ross Awards for Excellence in the Classical Tradition
Earlier this month, over 400 supporters of the ICAA gathered at a private club in New York City to celebrate the winners of the 2018 Arthur Ross Awards for Excellence in the Classical Tradition. Established in 1982, the Arthur Ross Awards further the educational mission of the ICAA by recognizing the achievements and contributions of architects, painters, sculptors, artisans, landscape designers, educators, publishers, patrons, and others dedicated to preserving and advancing the classical tradition.

Painting Buildings and Landscapes as an Architect
By Architect Michael G. Imber
The ICAA is pleased to showcase the artwork of member practitioners on our website. Here, architect Michel G. Imber reflects on how his watercolor paintings allow him to explore the interaction between his own buildings and the landscapes in which they sit.

Christopher H. Browne Paris Drawing Tour
Join the ICAA for the 2018 Christopher H. Browne Paris Drawing Tour (October 6-13), an immersive program for architectural and design practitioners, as well as art and travel enthusiasts of all backgrounds. Using various media, including pencil, ink, and watercolor, students will depict iconic buildings and subjects, from the Domaine de Versailles to the Fondation de Coubertin, and more. Scholarships are also available.

Travel with the ICAA to Normandy, Ireland, Mexico, & Beyond
Upcoming Dates & Destinations
Discover upcoming ICAA Travel Programs including Normandy's Emblematic Private Châteaux, Estates, & Gardens (September 22-30); Long Island's Gold Coast (October 15-18), The Republic of Ireland including Ballyfin and Dublin (November 7-13), Mexico's Emblematic Archaeological Sites, Architecture, & Private Residences (November 9-16), and Private New York (December 6-9). Register today as tours are quickly selling out.

Featured image of Château du Champ de Bataille from Wikimedia Commons/Stanzilla
Lectures, Tours, & Events 
Upcoming Dates
Browse the national calendar on, including upcoming ICAA public programs, lectures, and events across the country.

Featured: An image from " A Conversation with John Burgee: The Architecture of Johnson/Burgee ," a documentary screening and panel discussion taking place in New York on June 13.
Continuing Education 
Upcoming Courses Nationwide 
Learn more about upcoming courses offering continuing education credit from California to New York and beyond.


Featured: The ICAA Intensive in Classical Architecture: Los Angeles , taking place on October 14-21.
Upcoming Award Dates & Deadlines 
July 6 Philadelphia: Trumbauer Awards - Intent to Submit Deadline (Submission Deadline is July 20)

July 13 Chicago-Midwest: Acanthus Awards - Intent to Submit Deadline (Submission Deadline is August 17)

October 18 Southern California: Legacy Dinner

News of Interest
The East Bay Times  newspaper reported on the ICAA's New Heights program, which launched at Stanley Middle School in Lafayette, CA through the ICAA Northern California Chapter. READ MORE

Coburn Everdell, president of the ICAA's Northern California chapter, sat down with Dering Hall to explore the ICAA's commitment to advancing classical architecture through Chapter initiatives, including its biennial Julia Morgan Awards, which took place on May 21. READ MORE

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