Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome
; Supplementary Volume XI
He recently finished an appointment as artist in residence at the American Academy in Rome
He is a member of the Society of Fellows of the American Academy in Rome
, the U.S.
Serving as president of the Board of Trustees of the Brearley School (1978-82), she was also the first female trustee of the Lawrenceville School (1985-96), as well a trustee of the American Academy in Rome
Looking at his work, it comes as no surprise to learn that he became a devotee of Carlo Scarpa during a period as a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome
Indeed, we always seem to be on Calvary or Parnassus in this book - almost literally at times, as when we read that author and subject cemented their friendship at the American Academy in Rome
, whose director, Adele Chatfield-Taylor, is Guare's wife.
The premier architectural firm of the early 20th century, McKim Mead and White designed architectural gems such as the American Academy in Rome
, much of the Columbia and Harvard University campuses, The Morgan Library, the original Pennsylvania Station and the Metropolitan and University Clubs.
(Papers and Monographs of the American Academy in Rome
, 31.) Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000.
These softly coloured, mainly symmetrical garden designs are contemporary interpretations of historic Mediterranean gardens -- design ideals which he explored as models for passive cooling of microclimate while at the American Academy in Rome
. He transforms these historic precedents in his early garden designs, using stylised wedge-shaped hedges and parallel tree planting patterns to funnel wind for cooling and shading in summer, and to act as wind-breaks in winter.