Architecture Walking Tours

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.
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Hazelwood School, Glasgow

Listed in “Inspiring Innovations in Education” 100 Global Inspiring Innovations of 2017 by HundrED. Three articles recognise this Glasgow school as among world's best: American Institute of Architects 8 world best school designs ; noted by The Smithsonian Institute re best classroom design for the 21st Century ; listed by RIBA as one of the top five school buildings in the world.
By |December 12th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Hazelwood School, Glasgow

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.
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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 |December 9th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Mackintosh Building Artwork

Adult services for the visually impaired

2016 marked the official opening of a brand new Allermuir service in Edinburgh, by blind charity Royal Blind. The ribbon cutting ceremony, led by Neil Findlay MSP, Chair of the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee, introduced the new residence for visually impaired adults with complex needs.
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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

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
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Glasgow Colleges of Building & Printing

Plans for the Metropolitan Tower, known to generations as the College of Building and Printing and which can been seen from all of the city, will be on public display on Saturday 29 July. The exhibition will be open between 10.30am and 4pm that day in the foyer of the Metropolitan Tower.
By |July 26th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Glasgow Colleges of Building & Printing

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