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.








 

 








Museums | quality sites featuring architectural museums! The sites featured include architectural collections and exhibits as well as information about the design and history of the museums themselves.

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Museums

Canadian Centre for Architecture | a museum and study center devoted to architectural collections and exhibitions.

the Guggenheim Bilbao | Frank Gehry's new museum in Bilbao, Spain is a titanium-clad sculptural delight.

the J. Paul Getty Museum | discover what the new museum by Richard Meier is all about.

the Museum of Modern Art | the place where the International Style went public for the first time.

the National Building Museum | created by an act of Congress, the Museum explores the who, what, how, and why of American building.

National Design Museum | the Cooper-Hewitt is a Smithsonian Institution museum dedicated exclusively to the study of historical and contemporary design.

the Octagon House | this National Historic Landmark museum is the oldest in the United States devoted to architecture and design.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | this building by Frank Lloyd Wright is the youngest to be designated a New York City landmark, and is itself one of the greatest works of the Guggenheim Collection.

Whitney Museum of American Art | this classic Marcel Breuer design provides a striking backdrop for an extensive collection of American Art.


Gehry Talks
About Architecture + Process


Rizzoli presents a revealing look at the works and mind of architect Frank O. Gehry. In this engaging book, Gehry speaks about his creative design process and projects from the Walt Disney Concert Hall to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao... projects that have made him a 20th Century master of design.