The King’s Architect

Happy birthday, Inigo Jones! The first significant British architect of the early modern period came into the world on 15 July 1573 and, before long, was leaving an indelible mark on London. His early life is somewhat murky, but he seems to have gotten his start in the theatre, where he’s credited with introducing movable scenery and the proscenium arch to England. He collaborated with … Continue reading The King’s Architect