Festival of Architecture - GIA Events

The Glasgow Institute of Architects are delighted to announce details of their events programme for the 2016 Festival of Architecture. rnrnClick here to find out all about it.


GIA Small Practice Group

To try to gauge interest, we’d like to suggest meeting for an hour before the next GIA CPD event at the Lighthouse on January 27th, at 5pm. Please come along if this would be of interest to you!


Architect Ales

Architect Ales is a 2016 Festival of Architecture project which will celebrate Glasgow’s Architectural past. The GIA Festival Ale will be presented in six bespoke bottle designs illustrating the work of selected architects.

A long list of twenty five candidates has been compiled by the Glasgow Institute of Architects. Now we need YOU to select your top six. Ales will be on sale during March 2016 and talk events and tours featuring the chosen six will take place throughout the Festival year.

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Alexander Thomson Scholarship

EXHIBITION + RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT: The entries will be on display at Level 2 of the Lighthouse in Glasgow from the start till the end of April. Please also note that judging will take place at the end of March and the winner(s) will be notified at the start of April.