The Southern California Chapter of the ICAA offers a variety of studio classes focusing on various topics including drawing, watercolor, ink wash and marker rendering. Students develop a broad array of skills and knowledge essential in becoming fluent in both classical and modern architecture and design. The ICAA SoCal also offer lectures on architecture history, theory of proportion and classical literature taught by nationally recognized practitioners and professors. The lectures are scholarly and thorough, and presented using current technology. Recent speakers have included Witold Rybczynski, Thomas Gordon Smith, Steve Bass, and Calder Loth. Each studio and lecture provides professional continuing education credits for licensed architects.
The Southern California Chapter of the ICAA is currently preparing a class series for design magnet schools in the Los Angeles Unified School district. More to come on this exciting adventure.