INTRODUCTION TO CLASSICISM I: CONCEPTS, PRINCIPLES & PRECEDENT

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 6:30pm
LOCATION: Fort Mason Center - Building C, Room C210

2020 Education Series
Sponsored by Tucker & Marks and The Wiseman Group Interior Design

Join instructor Brier Tomlinson for a lecture course  offered as a primer on the concepts and principles of classicism, primarily as expressed in architecture. This talk provides exposure to the basic rules and principles governing classical architecture and design, the geometry and role of moldings, the importance of precedent, and an overview of the core canonical reference literature on classical architecture. The course will also discuss proportions used in the classical architectural language, and provides a condensed overview of the canon of the Orders of Architecture. Also presented will be classicism as it undergirds related traditional styles of architecure, from the grand to the humble, and the relevance of classicism in today's world.

All designers welcome!

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Please note the new location!
Fort Mason Center
Building C, Room C210
Sandwiches, cookies and beverage complimentary
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$40 ICAA Members & employees of Professional Member Firms
$60 for Non-Members
$20 for ICAA Emerging Professional & Student Members

Brier Tomlinson is a licensed architect in California and holds a Masters degree in Architecture from Carnegie Mellon University. He spent fifteen years with the firm Innocenti & Webel in Locust Valley, NY, involved in design, documentation and illustration of projects in architecture, landscape architecture and planning. From 2007 through 2019 he was with the design firm Tucker & Marks in San Francisco. His experience has included residential, institutional and commercial projects. He is a member of the Northern California Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art.

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