Architecture Walking Tours
Isabelle Lomholt, Author at Edinburgh Architecture

About Isabelle Lomholt

e-architect Limited, Director & Company Secretary. Isabelle trained to be an architect, is Danish and lives in the UK.
  • St Andrew Square Edinburgh aerial photo

Edinburgh Schools, Photos – Buildings

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), in light of the report into the defects that led to the closure of 17 schools in Edinburgh earlier this year and subsequent events, announced the formation of a Commission of Past Presidents to investigate the issue of build quality in the construction industry, and what needs to be done to address it.

Edinburgh Architecture Walking Tours: Guides

Major contemporary buildings include the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh by EMBT/RMJM and the Museum of Scotland (extension) in Edinburgh by Benson + Forsyth. Famous architects with buildings in Scotland include Zaha Hadid, Frank Gehry, Norman Foster, Steven Holl and David Chipperfield.

  • Wavegarden Scotland at Ratho Quarry

Ratho Adventure Centre: Edinburgh Climbing Centre

Wavegarden Scotland, the company which hopes to develop Scotland’s first artificial wave park, has submitted its planning application today (30 May) after receiving overwhelmingly positive feedback from public consultation events held earlier this year.

  • Ross Pavilion Edinburgh

Ross Bandstand Edinburgh

Seven finalist teams selected to go through to the second stage of the Ross Pavilion International Design Competition, for an outstanding team of architects, landscape designers, engineers and other specialists.

  • EAA Building of the Year Award for 2017

EAA Awards, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Architectural Association Awards announced: EAA Building of the Year Award for 2017 Winner Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries by Richard Murphy Architects.

  • Lochrin Square Offices Edinburgh

Lochrin Square Offices, Edinburgh Property:

Edinburgh’s largest office building, the 64,000sq/ft One Lochrin Square, has been re-opened following an extensive overhaul to make it more appealing to tech occupiers. Overseen by Michael Laird Architects on behalf of UBS Management.