Professor Alan Dunlop on the future for St Peters for the BBC. New photos of derelict St Peter’s Seminary, Cardross, an intriguing Modernist building by Scottish architects Gillespie, Kidd & Coia, to be transformed into an arts venue and heritage destination, with a restoration grant from The Getty Foundation.
Inverness Creative Academy design by LDN Architects returns a listed Victorian former school building to life as the first major creative hub in the Highlands.
Entries invited for the RIAS / RIBA Awards for Scotland 2019. The deadline for entries is 21 February 2019, an early bird discount of 10% is available until 7 February 2019.
Scottish architecture news – Professor McAra-McWilliam appointed Director of The Glasgow School of Art ; architect Alan Dunlop controversially calls not to rebuild damaged GSA building after second severe fire in four years, stating that it has “gone for ever”.
Nucleus, The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Caithness Archive, Wick by Reiach & Hall Architects wins the RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award 2018.
Construction starts on pioneering project designed to save the Hill House – regarded as Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s domestic masterpiece: a ‘Box’ will envelop the famous building in Helensburgh.
Moxon architects has significantly extended and reconfigured the headquarters of the Cairngorms National Park Authority in Grantown-on-Spey, Scotland on behalf of Reidhaven Estate.
Inverness Architecture news
Threesixty Architecture submits Inverness Museum + Art Gallery for planning, a proposal for enhancing the urban environment using vertical elements, light, and surfacing to strengthen the pedestrian routes and wayfinding.
Study in Glasgow: Helpful Tips for Students for a city famous for its education, style, energy, and culture. From engineering to medicine, arts to dance, healthcare to business, Glasgow has unlimited learning opportunities for students.
HOK has achieved planning consent from Glasgow City Council for a centrepiece Research Hub on the University of Glasgow’s Gilmorehill Campus. Construction on the building is now underway.
First glimpse inside newly restored Moat Brae House, where J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan began, reveals Scottish architectural gem, Greek Revival Style, Category B-listed building by Walter Newall architect.
University of Stirling Sports Centre building design by FaulknerBrowns architects – approval for £20 m transformation of sport facilities, integrating national tennis and swimming academies.
16 Church Street, Dumbarton office building in West Scotland – design by Keppie Architects – promoting a culture of flexible, collaborative working in a safe and healthy workplace, provided in a frugal, efficient and sustainable building.
A New Chapter’s Position Statement on RIAS reform: aNC is greatly encouraged by recent moves within the RIAS to implement significant reform measures, agreed at this week’s Council meeting.