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.



Historic Preservation | quality sites dedicated to historic preservation in architecture! The sites featured include preservation resources and organizations.

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Historic Preservation
ACHP | the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation is dedicated to the protection and enhancement of our Nation's historic resources.

Built in America | the Library of Congress and the Historic American Buildings Survey offer an inside look at their collections documenting America's historic buildings.

Fine Homebuilding | an online version of the informative magazine from the Taunton Press. The site includes detailed information on everything from old house restorations to new Craftsman Style construction.

Historic American Buildings Survey | the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) provides information to properly record historic structures through measured drawings, written histories, and large-format photographs.

National Register of Historic Places | learn about the history and architecture of cities throughout the U.S. The site includes resources helpful for architects, building owners, and educators.

National Trust for Historic Preservation | this site offers several preservation resources including information on financial assistance, community development, advocacy, publications, and also a resource directory for historic preservation.

Old-House Journal | an online companion to the magazine, the site features news, sources, and preservation tips for historic homes.

SAH | the Society of Architectural Historians promotes the research and preservation of culturally significant architectural monuments throughout the world.

SPNEA | the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities provides resources and information for the preservation of New England's rich architectural past.

This Old House | from the famous television series, this site lets viewers keep up-to-date with projects featured on the show, as well as find out more about the products, materials, and techniques used in their construction.

Arts & Crafts Design in America: A State-By-State Guide

The first guidebook of its kind, "Arts & Crafts Design in America" includes 250 detailed entries which describe sites open to the public and museum collections featuring whole-room interiors and objects.

A Momentary Vignette

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