Edinburgh News – July 2009 : Architecture, Building

Edinburgh News – July 2009 : Buildings in Scotland

Edinburgh News : July 2009

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Bell & Scott Property Conference
Bell & Scott Property Conference
Edinburgh Events : 2 Sep at the EICC – speakers incl. Roger Madelin CBE, Argent Chief Exec.

Scottish Curling Academy
National Curling Academy, Kinross – outline submission : Archial Architects. 31 Jul

Doors Open Day
Edinburgh Doors Open Day : 26 + 27 Sep

Hearts News
Hearts Stadium
picture from the architect
Hearts confirm HM Revenue and Customs began a process this week that could force them into administration. 30 Jul

Best Building
Royal Museum of Scotland
photo © Adrian Welch
Royal Museum of Scotland wins EAA Best Building online poll, taking an amazing 75% of the votes. 28 Jul

Savoy Centre
Savoy Centre Glasgow
picture from the architect
Savoy Centre, Sauchiehall Street : Povall Worthington. 27 Jul

Hotel Missoni Edinburgh Photos
Hotel Missoni
image © Adrian Welch
Photos of the Hotel Missoni exterior by Adrian Welch, 25 Jul

Hotel Missoni interior
picture from the architect
New images of Hotel Missoni Edinburgh interior from Matteo Thun, Italy. 24 Jul

The Lighthouse Glasgow – News
Statement from Chair of the Lighthouse Trust : Lighthouse Glasgow. 24 Jul

Stirling Prize Shortlist
Stirling Prize
No wins for unprecedented seven Scottish RIBA winners – such as Moore Street Housing by Richard Murphy, Elder & Cannon, JM, Page/Park or The Potterrow Development by Bennetts Associates. 23 Jul

Redundant Architect Photos
Following redundancy from a prominent London design studio, architect and photographer James Whitaker is currently working on a portraiture project documenting the different directions that redundancy has taken architects over the last twelve months. If you are interested in participating or would like further details contact James at James@WhitakerStudio.co.uk. 22 Jul

Contemporary Scottish House Sale
It’s not often you get to buy contemporary architecture in Scotlamd, award-winning East Lothian House by Paterson Architects from 2005. 21 Jul

Turnberry Hotel
Turnberry Resort : 3DReid / Fox Linton Associates. 17 Jul

Calderwood Competition Winners
Calderwood Design Competition. 17 Jul

Trevor Muir
New A+DS Chief Exec to replace Sebastian Tombs

Serpentine Pavilion
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2009 by SANAA now open

Lubetkin Prize winner
Herzog & de Meuron pip Richard Murphy Architects to prestigious Lubetkin Prize with their Birds Nest Building. 14 Jul, 9pm

Edinburgh Zoo
Land Sale Rejection by Scottish Government : Edinburgh Zoo. 14 Jul

Cafe Fish
Cafe Fish : Lee Boyd. 13 Jul

Inverness College Campus
Inverness College Campus : BDP win. 10 Jul

2014 Games Village
Commonwealth Games Athletes Village information + new images. 7 Jul

Skye Shed on TV
The Shed by Dualchas Building Design to feature on ITV 1′s Dream Homes, Sunday 12 Jul
Architect Mary Arnold Forster goes to Cape Breton (Canada) to meet her architectural hero Brian MacKay Lyons

Traquair
Photos of Traquair House added. 6 Jul

Desk/Space to rent
Inspiring studio + Best views in Edinburgh + Wrap around balcony
Space available to share in interpretive design studio
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Haymarket UNESCO News
UNESCO has demanded major changes to the The Haymarket hotel design
News update re UNESCO report : Edinburgh World Heritage Status. Picked up by the AJ, Archnewsnow, etc.

Edinburgh Architect Job
Established Architectural practice looking to recruit a Senior Architect to head up their upcoming Edinburgh office : Edinburgh Architect Job. 1 Jul

 

Edinburgh Building News – Previous Highlights

Leith Docks : Public Funding Call
Board of Glasgow Housing Association is set to quit : Glasgow Housing
Planning submission due for £20m Final phase of Silverburn

British High Commission Colombo by Richard Muprhy : Lubetkin Prize Shortlist. University of the West of Scotland’s new £70m Ayr Campus approved. 10 Jun
RIBA Journal online poll winner : Glasgow School of Art. 8 Jun
Quartermile Conversion flats : CDA

Royal Bank of Scotland

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