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Scottish Architecture News : 2009

Architecture Developments from 2009 in Scotland

Scottish Architecture News 2009

Deepstone Scotland
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Deepstone by Simon Winstanley Architects

Fife Sports Facilities
Fife Sports Facilities
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Fife Sports Facility Building : cre8architecture with B3 Architects. 23 Nov

Scottish War Blinded Facility
Scottish War Blinded
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Scottish War Blinded Facility – planning permission : Page Park. 23 Nov

Scotland : Building For the Future
Historic Scotland Conference – ‘Scotland: Building For the Future’ 24 Nov in Dundee: see Glasgow Events.

Ardrossan Pavilion Contest
Ardrossan Beach Pavilion Competition. by RIAS. 16 Nov

Migdale Hospital
Migdale Hospital approval : Austin-Smith:Lord. 13 Nov

Aberdeen Art Gallery Redevelopment Study
Award-winning architects Gareth Hoskins Architects of Glasgow have been chosen to create a design study to ensure Aberdeen Art Gallery is fit for purpose for the 21st century. 5Nov

SSA Awards
Stirling Society of Architects Design Awards 2009 : Results. 4 Nov

A+DS School Design
Architecture and Design Scotland has launched its new school design web resource Smarter Places. 4 Nov

Subsea 7 Aberdeen
Subsea 7 Building
photo © Keith Hunter
Subsea 7 Campus Development : Michael Gilmour Associates. 4 Nov

Saltire Awards Shortlist
Saltire Society Housing Design Awards Shortlist 2009 28 Oct

John O’Groats Masterplan
John O'Groats Masterplan
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John O’Groats Masterplan, Scotland : Robert Adam Architects. 15 Oct

South Queensferry house
South Queensferry house
photo : Paul Zanre
South Queensferry house : Zone Architects. 14 Oct

Skye House : Exclusive
Camustianavaig House
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Camustianavaig House, Isle of Skye : rural design. 5 Oct

Helensburgh Pool
Helensburgh Scotland
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Gareth Hoskins Architects have won the project for Helensburgh Pool. 25 Sep

Trump Golf Links
Trump Golf Resort Aberdeen
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Trump Golf Resort, Aberdeen : Images from Gareth Hoskins Architects. 17 Sep

Maxim Office Park
Maxim Office Park
photograph © Neale Smith Photography
Maxim Office Park in Motherwell : Keppie Design. 16 Sep

Waddington Building
Waddington Building
photo © Andrew Lee
Waddington Building, Edinburgh : Holmes. 16 Sep

Glasgow School of Art Competition
Glasgow School of Art
image : SHA
Glasgow School of Art Competition, Scotland : Steven Holl Architects wins. 8 Sep

The Lighthouse News
The Lighthouse
image : David Churchill
The Lighthouse, Glasgow : Scottish Architecture Centre to close

Bon Accord Centre Extension
Bon Accord Centre Extension
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Bon Accord Centre : Archial. 21 Aug

Topping out ceremony for DundeeOne performed by John Swinney. 17 Aug

Scottish Ballet
Scottish Ballet building
photo : David Morris
Scottish Ballet building, Glasgow : Malcolm Fraser Architects

Secret Lives of Buildings
Secret Lives of Buildings Book
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Edinburgh architect Edward Hollis’s The Secret Lives of Buildings book. 12 Aug

National Online Database
Princes Street
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RCAHMS1 : national online database that holds information on and images of more than 280,000 of Scotland’s buildings and built archaeology opens its files so that members of the public can add their own knowledge directly to its archives. 11 Aug

Scottish Architect Job
Established Architectural practice looking to recruit a Senior Architect to head up their upcoming Edinburgh office : Edinburgh Architect Job. 1 Jul

Scottish Curling Academy
National Curling Academy, Kinross – outline submission : Archial Architects. 31 Jul

Stirling Agricultural Centre
Opened by Alex Salmond : Stirling Agricultural Centre, by Archial Architects. 27 Jul

Hotel Missoni Edinburgh Photos
Hotel Missoni
photo © Adrian Welch
Photos of the Hotel Missoni exterior by Adrian Welch. 25 Jul

Hotel Missoni interior
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New images of Hotel Missoni Edinburgh interior from Matteo Thun, Italy. 24 Jul

Stirling Prize Shortlist
Stirling Prize
No wins for Scottish RIBA winners – Moore Street Housing by Richard Murphy, Elder & Cannon, JM, Page/Park or The Potterrow Development by Bennetts Associates. 23 Jul

Redundant Architect Photos
Following redundancy from a prominent London design studio, architect and photographer James Whitaker is currently working on a portraiture project documenting the different directions that redundancy has taken architects over the last twelve months. If you are interested in participating or would like further details contact James at 22 Jul

Contemporary Scottish House Sale
Modern Scottish House
photo : Keith Hunter
It’s not often you get to buy contemporary architecture in Scotlamd, award-winning East Lothian House by Paterson Architects from 2005. 21 Jul

Turnberry Hotel
Turnberry Resort : 3DReid / Fox Linton Associates. 17 Jul

Calderwood Competition Winners
New House Typology: Craig Amy Architect
Multi- Purpose Community Building: Laurence Wood
Calderwood Design Competition. 17 Jul

Lubetkin Prize winner
Herzog & de Meuron pip Richard Murphy Architects to prestigious Lubetkin Prize with their Birds Nest Building. 14 Jul

Inverness College Campus News
Inverness College Campus
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Inverness College Campus : BDP Architects win. 10 Jul

Commonwealth Games Village
Commonwealth Games Athletes Village : RMJM Architects. 7 Jul

Traquair House
photo © Adrian Welch
Photos of Traquair House added. 6 Jul

Photos of Mellerstain House by William & Robert Adam added. 1 Jul

Haymarket UNESCO News
Haymarket Hotel
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UNESCO has demanded major changes to the The Haymarket hotel design
Architecture News update re UNESCO report : Edinburgh World Heritage Status

Leith Docks Redevelopment
Leith Docks : Public Funding Call

Andy Goldsworthy Work
Striding Arches, Dumfriesshire by Andy Goldsworthy. 29 Jun

First Chinese Building for Scottish Practice
Xiling building
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Xiling Gateway China – Exclusive : Sutherland Hussey Architects

Glasgow Met News
New interiors at Glasgow Metropolitan College : Smith & Brown

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop
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Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop proposal by Sutherland Hussey Architects. 24 Jun

Commonwealth Games Village
City Legacy consortium preferred development partner to deliver the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Athletes Village. 23 Jun

Scottish Eco Homes
Scotland’s first New Energy Homes have been built in the Highlands. 23 Jun

East Ayrshire Schools PPP Project
Grange Campus Kilmarnock : Archial. 18 Jun

Architecture + Design Scotland News
A+DS Publication. 17 Jun

Caledonian Canal Flats
Caledonian Canal Flats Inverness : Archial

Edinburgh College of Art Degree Shows
19 Jun – 3 Jul : Architecture & Landscape Architecture : ECA Degree Show

GHA News
The board of Glasgow Housing Association is set to quit : Glasgow Housing. 13 Jun

Silverburn Expansion
Planning submission due for £20m Final phase of Silverburn

George House Glasgow
George House Glasgow
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George House : Reiach and Hall Architects. 11 Jun

RIBA Lubetkin Prize Shortlisting
British High Commission Colombo
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British High Commission Colombo by Richard Muprhy : Lubetkin Prize Shortlist

New Ayr Campus
Ayr Campus
University of the West of Scotland’s new £70m Ayr Campus approved. 10 Jun

Stirling of Stirlings Winner
Glasgow School of Art
photo : Adrian Welch
Glasgow School of Art. 8 Jun

Creative Showcase – Napier End of Year Show
Edinburgh Napier University – Creative Showcase

River Ericht Visitors Centre News
Ericht Visitors Centre : Sutherland Hussey Architects

Haymarket Public Inquiry
The Haymarket
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Public Inquiry into The Haymarket architecture proposals finishes

United Distillers Building News
United Distillers Edinburgh Redevelopment Submission by Archial

Peffermill Microlofts Edinburgh
Work nearing completion on Edinburgh Microflats – 34 flats : Studio DuB

Scottish Design Awards
Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre
image © Andrew Lee
Gareth Hoskins Architects picked up hatrick of Awards at the Scottish Design Awards incl. ‘Architect Team of the Year’. 1 Jun

Langside College
Langside College Campus Ahead of Schedule and on Budget : Archial Architects

Scottish Architecture News – May 2009

Kingarth Library Award News
Hutchesons’ Grammar Junior School nominated for Scottish Design Award. 27 May

Dundee Architecture News
Waterfront building at City Quay, Dundee : The Clocktower

Pollok Civic Realm Award
Pollok Civic Realm
photograph : Andrew Lee
Pollok Civic Realm opened by Nicola Sturgeon : Archial

West Regent Street News
Progress photo of West Regent Street Offices : RMJM

The Printworks
The Printworks Glasgow : cameronwebsterarchitects

Glasgow School of Art Shortlist
Glasgow School of Art Building
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Glasgow School of Art Design Competition : Shortlist News

Isle of Skye House
Long House Skye
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Long House Skye : Rural Design

Small Animal Hospital
Glasgow Small Animal Hospital building : Archial

New Book
Landscape Architect’s Pocket Book

Great Result for Scotland in UK Architecture Awards
Unprecedented Seven Scottish Winners for RIBA Awards 2009

Stanley Mills News
Stanley Mills wins Museum & Heritage Award for Restoration/Conservation

Springside Building News
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Springside Edinburgh : Oberlanders

Inverness Hub
Inverness Campus Masterplan
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Inverness Campus Masterplan : 7N Architects

gm+ad Architecture Down Under
Glenroy Specialist School : gm+ad architects

Calderwood Architecture Competition
Calderwood Design Competition

A+DS Launch Sustainable Development Publication
Architecture and Design Scotland publication launch : ‘People, Places and Planet’

Canadian Building Shortlist
Gareth Hoskins Architects shortlisted for £15m Fort York Visitor Centre in Toronto

Scottish Architecture News – Apr 2009

Arup Scotland Building News
Arup Scotland Office, South Queensferry : haa design

The White House
Isle of Coll house : wt architecture

European Heritage Award News
Pier Arts Centre Stromness
photo © Adrian Welch
Pier Arts Centre Orkney : Reiach and Hall Architects

Atlantic Quay Glasgow
Capella Glasgow
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Planning submission by Capella Group for £90m Atlantic Quay development

Burgh Hall Building News
Burgh Hall Dunoon : John McAslan + Partners

Rural Design unveil new prototype for rural housing
Black Shed Skinidin : Rural Design

Scottish Conservation Recording
3D Visual Documentation Architecture News

Stornoway School Building News
Outline planning permission for £55m Stornoway school

Hazelwood School Awards
Two BCSE Awards for Hazelwood School by gm+ad architects
Inspiring design award for Dalry Primary School by North Ayrshire Council

Newhaven Road House
Newhaven Road House
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WTArchitecture : Studio Profile

Georgian Architecture
Scottish Borders house extension : ICOSIS Architects

Scottish Architecture News – Mar 2009

Scottish Government challenges Architects to respond to housing crisis
One of Scotland’s oldest architecture awards to address current gloom in the housing and construction industry in Scotland by celebrating housing design: Saltire Society Housing Design Awards

Architect in the House News
Shelter Scotland / RIAS scheme : Architect in the House 2009

Timber Architecture Conference
Cross Laminated Timber : architecture, engineering and construction opportunities

Migdale Community Hospital
Austin-Smith:Lord gain planning permission for £8m Migdale Community Hospital

Civic Trust Awards News
Scottish Civic Trust Awards – Architecture Winners in 2009

Glasgow College
North Glasgow College
photo : Keith Hunter
North Glasgow College : RMJM

Craigmillar School
Craigmillar School
picture : Keith Hunter
Images by Keith Hunter added : Niddrie Mill & St Francis Primary Schools

Health Centre Building News
Lindburn Health Centre, Dunfermline : JM Architects

The Mareel
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Mareel : Gareth Hoskins Architects

Scottish Architecture News – Feb 2009

Scottish Care Home
Pitlochry Care Home : Campbell and Arnott Architects

Landscape Architects of the Year News
rankinfraser landscape architecture voted Landscape Architects of the Year

Brown Street
Brown Street building
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Brown Street building : RMJM

Dundee Despair
Dundee Designs article on Scottish architecture by David Lawson

New Scottish House
Lawlor House
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Lawlor House : Gareth Hoskins Architects

Bothwell Plaza News
Bothwell Plaza
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Planning Approval for Bothwell Street Hotel + offices : Aedas Architects

Scottish War Blinded
Scottish War Blinded Building Project : Page Park Architects

New Jedburgh Building
Holmes appointed architect for New Jedburgh Health and Community Centre

The Taylor house
Prestwick house : Austin-Smith:Lord

Western Isles Schools Project News
3DReid wins Western Isles Schools Project Design Team Contract

Scottish Architecture News – Jan 2009

Wallace Monument News
Wallace Monument visitor facility
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Wallace Monument visitor facility : Lee Boyd Architects

Union Square
Union Square Aberdeen
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Aberdeen Shopping Centre development : BDP

Health Science Building
Centre For Health Science Inverness : Keppie Design

Skara Brae News
Skara Brae
photo © Adrian Welch
Skara Brae protection : Historic Scotland project

Esslemont & Macintosh : Hotel
Union Street hotel
image © Holmes
Union Street Hotel Aberdeen : planning permission from Aberdeen City Council

Energy Performance Certificate News
All large public buildings in Scotland to display Energy Performance Certificates

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