St Andrews University Arts Faculty Building

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St Andrew’s Arts Faculty

University Building in Fife, Scotland – design by Reiach and Hall Architects

29 May 2008

St Andrew’s Arts Faculty Building

University of St Andrews New Arts Faculty Building : Scottish Design Awards 2007 – Public Building Shortlist: Reiach and Hall Architects

New Arts Faculty Building for University of St Andrew’s

St Andrew's Arts Faculty Building
photo © Paul Zanre

Literally completed weeks ago and won through competitive interview our new Arts Faculty building is the first significant addition to the University’s historic town centre campus in over 30 years. The new building accommodates the Department of International Relations, smaller research groups in academic offices, seminar rooms and social spaces located within the existing historic town centre Arts Faculty campus.

St Andrew's Arts Faculty St Andrews University New Arts Faculty St Andrews University
images © Reiach and Hall Architects

The new building sits next to the 4 storey University Main Library and postgraduate departments housed in a substantial Victorian townhouse.

The library, built in the 1970’s, occupies a position that might have been expected to be an open court or quadrangle and the resultant open space in front of the library is poorly defined. The new Arts Faculty building ‘repairs’ the currently unsatisfactory urban diagram and with the cloistered, social open forum on the ground floor brings life and community to a central hub of the University.

St Andrew's Arts Building
photo © Paul Zanre

Completion: 2006

St Andrews University building – Reiach and Hall Architects: PR 2006

One of 5 Scottish 2008 RIBA Award winners

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University of St Andrews Arts Faculty Building architects : Reiach and Hall


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