Glasgow School of Art



And finally... 3D digital surveys of Forth Bridges to inspire learning

A major new educational resource has been unveiled utilising 3D digital surveys of the three Forth Bridges.

Published 3 October 2018

Blog: A bigger Mac

Following the news that the Glasgow School of Art is choosing to rebuild the fire-struck Mackintosh Building, architect Russell Wardrop thinks the project should instead be used as a great opportunity to rebuild Sauchiehall Street.

Published 18 September 2018

GSA pledges to rebuild ‘The Mack’ to original designs but project ‘may take up to seven years’

The landmark Mackintosh building at the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) will once again be rebuilt from the original designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the institution’s chairwoman has confirmed, though the project could take four to seven years to complete.

Published 17 September 2018

Law centre seeking court action over Mackintosh Building fire

Glasgow City Council, the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) and Kier Construction are facing legal action over the aftermath of the Mackintosh Building fire.

Published 22 August 2018

Listed building consent sought to progress Mackintosh stabilisation

The Glasgow School of Art has applied for retrospective listed building consent for alterations to the Mackintosh Building as work continues to stabilise the structure.

Published 15 August 2018

Mackintosh Building ‘will be rebuilt’, says Glasgow School of Art director

The director of the Glasgow School of Art has pledged that the Mackintosh Building will be rebuilt as a fully working art school.

Published 12 July 2018

Cranes arrive on site to begin dismantling Glasgow School of Art

Dismantling works at the fire-ravaged Mackintosh Building at the Glasgow School of Art is to begin as soon as possible following the arrival of cranes on the site.

Published 3 July 2018

Glasgow School of Art and Kier conclude Mackintosh restoration deal

The Glasgow School of Art and Kier Construction have agreed to end the current contract to restore the Mackintosh Building with immediate effect following the recent devastating fire.

Published 29 June 2018

Mackintosh Building to be partially demolished amid collapse fears

The Mackintosh Building at the Glasgow School of Art is to be partially demolished after surveys revealed the building is in danger of sudden collapse

Published 28 June 2018

Mackintosh Building inspection work moves to next phase

The next phase of detailed work on assessing the condition of the fire-hit Mackintosh Building is to commence this week.

Published 26 June 2018

Mackintosh Building fire suppression system ‘weeks away from installation’

A fire suppression system at the Glasgow School of Art was only weeks away from being activated when fire tore through the Mackintosh Building earlier this month, according to a trade body.

Published 25 June 2018

Kier ‘had 24 hour security and fire warden patrols’ at Mackintosh Building

Kier Construction Scotland has defended its fire safety process at the blaze-stricken Mackintosh Building.

Published 19 June 2018

Mackintosh Building restoration contractors ‘devastated’ following fire

Kier Construction Scotland, the main contractor in charge of restoring the Mackintosh Building at the Glasgow School of Art, has issued a short statement in response to the devastating fire which broke out on Friday.

Published 18 June 2018

Student flats plan next to Mackintosh Building rejected by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has rejected an appeal for plans to build a student housing development adjoining Charles Rennie Mackintosh's world-renowned Glasgow School of Art (GSA) building.

Published 20 December 2017

Glasgow School of Art unveils full size prototype of Mackintosh Library

A full-size model of a section of the Mackintosh Library has been unveiled by the Glasgow School of Art as work continues to restore the building to its original 1910 design.

Published 11 September 2017