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Salt Lake Temple Architectural Tour – July 20th

Dr. Lance Harding and Val Brinkerhoff will be giving an architectural tour of one of Utah’s historic landmarks, the Salt Lake Temple, on Wednesday, July 20th from 7-8pm (no charge). For those interested in joining the tour, meet at the southeast corner of the temple for the one hour tour on the exterior symbolism and sacred geometry of…

beauty evening salon

Beauty that Matters: Examining the Virtues of Artistic Beauty A Salon Discussion

Beauty that Matters:  Examining the Virtues  of Artistic Beauty A Salon Discussion Presented by The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art  Utah Chapter Salon Discussion:  Please join us for an open discussion with artists and architects sharing their views on the values of beauty.  Light refreshments will be served. References for discussion:   Documentary “Why…

Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles, USA

10 Myths About Contemporary Sacred Architecture

by Duncan Stroik 1. The Second Vatican Council requires us to reject traditional church architecture and design new churches in a Modernist style. This myth is based more on what Roman Catholics have built during the past thirty years than on what the Church has taught. Even by professional accounts, the church architecture of the…

ICAA Classicist

Now Online: Classicist Journal Issues 11 & 12

  Classicist, No. 12 The latest edition of the Classicist journal includes a roundtable discussion of Heterodoxia Architectonica, as well as articles by George Saumarez Smith on “The Space between the Orders: The Classical Landscape,” Calder Loth on “An Order for America: The Scamozzi Ionic Capital,” and Jonathan Foyle on “Stowe House,” among others. Edited…