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 o-s
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.


Joseph Maria Olbrich
Jacobus Johannes Pieter Oud


Andrea Palladio
Auguste Perret
Reima Pietilä
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Jose Plecnik
Gio Ponti
George Browne Post
A.W.N. Pugin



H. H. Richardson
Gerrit Rietveld
John Wellborn Root
Aldo Rossi
Paul Rudolph


Eero Saarinen
Eliel Saarinen
Antonio Sant'Elia
Carlo Scarpa
R. M. Schindler new!
José Luis Sert
Sir John Soane
James Stirling
Edward Durell Stone
Louis Sullivan

more architects (T - Z)

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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.