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The New Tenement – Residences in the Inner City Since 1970

New publication by Florian Urban, Professor and Head of Architectural History and Urban Studies at the Mackintosh School of Architecture at the GSA. Book examines the dense, medium-rise, multi-storey residences that have been the backbone of European inner-city regeneration since 1970.
By |November 14th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on The New Tenement – Residences in the Inner City Since 1970

Glasgow Urban Lab (GUL) at GSA

Glasgow Urban Lab designated United Nations Charter Centre of Excellence: the GSA will now collaborate internationally on activities to promote UN policies for sustainable Housing and Urban Development in the 21st century.
By |November 8th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Glasgow Urban Lab (GUL) at GSA

Atlantic Quay 3, Glasgow Office Development

Moorfield and Resonance Capital announce that Atlantic Quay 3 is now fully let to the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, on completion of a multi-million pound refurbishment of the building.
By |October 25th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Atlantic Quay 3, Glasgow Office Development

Mackintosh Building Artwork

A new artwork by the leading artist Louise Hopkins has been unveiled on the central wall in front of the Mackintosh Building. A 2.5m high and 12.2m long digital print on metal, Dance Number, was specially commissioned by the GSA and is the artist’s largest work to date.
By |October 25th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Mackintosh Building Artwork

Marks and Spencer Port Glasgow Store

The 40,000 sqft store – which spans two storeys – was managed by LK2’s M&S account manager and team lead, Mark Howarth, and project architect, Tom Atkinson, who both previously worked with the retailer on some of its major flagship stores overseeing extensions, interior refits and modernisation works.
By |September 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Marks and Spencer Port Glasgow Store

Mosaic Architecture + Design News

Mosaic Architecture + Design, one of Scotland’s most experienced practices, has acquired Burnet Bell (Glasgow’s second oldest architectural practice, dating back to 1878) for an undisclosed sum, boosting its staff numbers to 20.
By |August 28th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Mosaic Architecture + Design News

New City of Glasgow College City Campus Building

Design: Reiach and Hall Architects and Michael Laird ArchitectsThe 700,000 sqft development will comprise two new buildings constructed on college land at Cathedral Street in Glasgow city centre and at Thistle Street on the banks of the River Clyde.
By |July 21st, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on New City of Glasgow College City Campus Building

How to Incorporate Scottish Tartan Into Your Home

Sporting crisscrossing stripes in a range of colours, tartan is an instantly recognisable pattern. It comes with a rich history, too. The Falkirk design is the oldest recorded scrap of tartan, dating from the 3rd century, but tartan as we know it was not commonly worn in Scotland before the 16th century.
By |July 8th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on How to Incorporate Scottish Tartan Into Your Home

Glasgow Architecture News 2017

Glasgow Architectural News 2017 - archive for Strathclyde building news and Glasgow property developments from 1 Dec 2016 to 31 Jan 2017 - West Scotland construction sector updates
By |June 5th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Glasgow Architecture News 2017

Admiral Sir Roddy’s Home: Residence for Artists

Vice-Admiral Roddy Macdonald was a courageous WWII veteran with a "piratical" character, he was also a watercolorist and a community champion on the Isle of Skye - where he helped stop tankers sailing down the Minch. The cottage where he retired to paint has now been gifted to Wasps Artists Studios who have transformed it into a residence for future generations of artists - giving them the chance to enjoy the very land and seascapes that inspired the admiral.
By |May 9th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Admiral Sir Roddy’s Home: Residence for Artists