The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Architects at a Glance h-n
Architects at a Glance features a select group of some of the most important architects who have shaped the history of architecture and design. The organization is alphabetical, from Alvar Aalto to Minoru Yamasaki. As this is a work in progress, expect the list to expand and evolve over time.


Josef Hoffmann
William Holabird
Victor Horta



William Le Baron Jenney
Inigo Jones


Albert Kahn
Louis I. Kahn new!


Henri Labrouste
Benjamin H. Latrobe
Claude Nicolas Ledoux
Leonardo da Vinci
Adolf Loos


Charles Follen McKim
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
Bernard Maybeck
Konstantin Melnikov
Erich Mendelsohn
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Robert Mills
Charles Moore
Julia Morgan
William Morris


Pier Luigi Nervi
Richard Neutra

more architects (O - S)

A Momentary Vignette

'A brief, beautiful glimpse of something from the world of architecture, design, and art... poetic, subtle, and interesting!'

Icons of Architecture:
The 20th Century

Wonderfully presented, this book provides an engaging chronology of the 20th Century's most important architectural works. A concise yet informative description of each building is accompanied by beautiful photographs. The book also introduces each architect with a biography and history of their work.