Celebrating the Year of Palladio
Welcome to the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America’s _Year of Palladio_ Web site! In celebration of the quincentenary of the birth of prolific Italian architect Andrea Palladio, we have created a comprehensive online resource. The aim of this site is multifaceted, providing information about Palladio’s life and work as well as a place to learn about the many Palladian-themed events and opportunities occurring this year. Click on the images below to read Andrea Palladio’s biography, view an extensive selection of his built works in our gallery, explore with our timeline on Palladio’s life and influence, plan a Palladian adventure from the site’s calendar of events, or delve further into Palladio’s work with detailed scholarly essays and links. Please do check back for exciting updates and information as this celebratory year progresses.
Enjoy and Buon Compleanno (Happy Birthday!) Palladio!