Greater use of home-grown timber in UK construction aided through a new demonstrator project at COP26 Glasgow, boost for Scotland’s economy and industry’s environmental impact
Scottish architecture news: Mosaic Architecture + Design win planning approval to build £18m Holiday Inn Pacific Quay hotel on site of Garden Festival: major buildings in Scotland
Moxon architects complete new Scottish headquarters, a highly contextual low-lying building in a former quarry, surrounded by a woods in the Cairngorms National Park, Scottish Highlands
Laurieston Living Glasgow housing news – design by architects Anderson Bell Christie, named best Affordable Housing Development of the Year in Scotland, for home builder Urban Union
International design studio Graven, has designed new, award-winning offices for Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky business of Pernod Ricard, on Blythswood Square in Glasgow’s city centre
Glasgow-based Hoskins Architects and culture & heritage management consultancy Jura Consultants appointed for feasibility study of magnificent ‘A’ listed Langside Halls, Queen’s Park, Glasgow
Scottish Design Awards 2020 news – Glasgow architects office Page\Park win the Grand Prix for Leeds Playhouse, bringing much-needed joy to a struggling sector with a colourful approach
The owners of the Carpenter’s House in Stenton asked Loader Monteith to explore how the property could be changed into a five bedroom family home and connecting the main living areas to the walled garden.
RIAS Convention 2020 news – Scottish Architecture Conference ‘With the Grain’ programme announced, for 28 September – 2 October, speakers include Roz Barr and Andy Groarke
Hidden Stories Map news – for this year’s Glasgow Doors Open Day Festival Hoskins Architects create beautifully illustrated, educational and accessible digital walking tour aimed at young people
Award-winning London architects Carmody Groarke and landscape architect Dan Pearson Studio appointed to rework derelict St Peter’s Seminary, Cardross, an intriguing Modernist building
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Paisley Town Hall building news – construction work on transformation set to resume, creating 21st-century facilities inside the striking A-listed Victorian landmark: preservation of unique architectural features
Historic Willow Tea Rooms building photos of beautifully restored Salon De luxe: elegant Glasgow interior, only tea room where Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh controlled exterior & interior.
Designed by McGinlay Bell, Graham House is a small project, characterised by a new box extension with subtle internal refurbishment and alterations to an existing bungalow located in Glasgow’s Southside suburbs.
WT Architecture is responsible for the extension and re-jig of Sand House, a listed house, is located in a Scottish coastal village. The end of the terrace house overlooks the beach.
Scottish Design Awards 2020 news – judging panels confirmed with a mix of figures from industry and academia coming together to celebrate the nation’s best new work.
Perth Creative Exchange, Scotland, regeneration project by Wasps Artists’ Studios and Perth & Kinross Council, transforms an empty former St John’s Primary School building into a facility of high quality, affordable studios for artists, makers and creative businesses.