Architecture Walking Tours

NVA Glasgow, Public Art Scotland

NVA news - working with Hopscotch Films to co-produce Make Me Up, a new film by acclaimed Scottish artist Rachel Maclean which marks 100 years since women were first given the right to vote in the UK.
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Atlantic Quay 1, Glasgow Office Development

Moorfield Group (Moorfield) and Resonance Capital have secured a new letting at Atlantic Quay 1, Glasgow by signing 15-year lease with the Department For Work and Pensions (DWP) on 85,000 sqft.
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The Garment Factory in Glasgow

A category ‘B’ listed building located at the corner of Ingram Street and Montrose Street in the Merchant City Central Conservation Area, the Garment Factory is one of Glasgow’s most notable buildings. It provides 47,382 sq ft of high quality retail and design-focused office space over seven floors.
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Glasgow Building News 2017

Glasgow architecture news - daily updates in the working week for Strathclyde buildings and architects with Glasgow property news and construction sector stories.
By |February 1st, 2018|Uncategorised|1 Comment

Glasgow Building Information: Property, Developments

Glasgow architecture information : west Scottish building links key architectural developments in Strathclyde, western Scotland
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Glasgow Housing, Flats – Strathclyde Homes

Glasgow Housing, Redevelopment, Flats, Homes, Towerblocks, Houses, Projects
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Residential Development in Strathclyde, west Scotland

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19 Apr 2018
Sighthill Regeneration – Transformational Regeneration Area

Glasgow City Council has signed an agreement with Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) and Keepmoat Homes to deliver more than 800 new homes at the Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area (TRA) in the city. […]

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Citizens Theatre Redevelopment, Gorbals Renovation

Grant of £4.8 m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for transformational renovation and expansion of Glasgow’s Citizens Theatre by Bennetts Associates, architects: refurbishing the historic auditorium whilst sweeping away later piecemeal additions to allow a wraparound new build structure.
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Dumfries & Galloway Hospital Building

The new £212m Dumfries and Galloway Hospital opens. The 344-bed new build facility was built using the off-site construction method DfMA (Design for Manufacture and Assembly).
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Scottish War Blinded Hawkhead, Paisley

As part of the design, all internal glass was designed and fitted as ‘clerestory’ panels; this enables natural light to enhance the interior at high level whilst avoiding any glare or confusing reflective surfaces at eye level, a vital consideration for those with visual impairments.
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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.
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