John McAslan and Partners win planning for renewal of The Burrell Collection. The museum building is to close for three years as it undergoes a £66m revamp. The A-listed building needs a new roof, new glazing and a major internal refit, including opening up of its basement into a new floor.
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Top architects competing to transform Perth City Hall into cultural attraction: Austin Smith Lord, Hoskins Architects, LDN, Mecanoo and Richard Murphy Architects.
Glasgow has a wealth of architectural interest from Rennie Mackintosh’s School of Art building (The Mac, partly under restoration after the fire) to Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson’s buildings. More recently buildings by Zaha Hadid, David Chipperfield, Foster + Partners, Page\Park and Elder & Cannon have brought interest to the city.
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Network Rail have been granted permission to proceed with a major facelift of Queen Street Station by BDP architects. Scotland’s third busiest station, with 20m passengers a year, needs to expand to meet predicted growth to 28m passengers by 2030.
Glasgow City Council approval for The University of Glasgow to proceed with an ambitious campus masterplan after awarding planning in principle for the former Western Infirmary site.
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