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.








 

 








Sustainable Architecture | quality sites exploring green building design and sustainable technology! The sites featured include information about green architecture, energy efficiency, resourceful building, and environmentally appropriate technologies.

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Green Architecture on the Web
Center of Excellence for Sustainable Development | The U.S. Department of Energy provides this great resource for information on green design.

Center for Resourceful Building Technology | a project of the National Center for Appropriate Technology, CRBT is dedicated to promoting environmentally responsible practices in construction.

Environmental Building News | this site provides an online archive of articles from the Environmental Building News.

Environmental Design and Construction | an online companion to the print version of this magazine, the site offers article archives and other resources.

EREN | from the U.S. Department of Energy, the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network includes information about alternative energy sources and technologies.

greendesign.net | this helpful site features an online database of green building resources and a directory of regional organizations.

International Institute for Sustainable Development | Based in Canada, the IISD seeks to promote a sustainable future around the world.

NAHB Research Center | the National Association of Home Builders provides programs, research, and information about new building trends and technologies.

Solstice | the Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology presents this site featuring renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable living.

Sustainable Communities Network | provides a network resource for sustainable communities across America.

Articles about Green Architecture



Going Green
Discover how the architecture of the 21st Century is changing the technology of building. ...more!


The Natural House

A Complete Guide to Healthy, Energy-Efficient, Environmental Homes, this helpful book provides a wealth of information about sustainable concepts and design strategies.


A Momentary Vignette

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