David Schwarz, price the noted architect from Washington D.C., see will discuss the viability of classical architecture for new public and commercial buildings at a lecture on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at 5 p.m. at Arlington Hall at Lee Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd. in Dallas.

Tickets are $30 for non-members and $25 for members and can be purchased at classicist-texas.org. A cocktail reception will immediately follow.

Schwarz is in town for the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art’s John Staub Awards that will be presented on Oct. 20 at the Dallas Country Club. For more information, call 214-837-1683, email info@icaatexas.org or visit classicist-texas.org.