SEDA Peninsula Expedition
Sep
22
10:00 AM10:00

SEDA Peninsula Expedition

  • Dunoon Pier Esplanade Dunoon, Scotland, PA23 7HJ United Kingdom (map)
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The SEDA Peninsula Expedition, sponsored by the GIA, builds on last years Island Expedition held on Bute when cyclists and walkers spent their September Weekend visiting buildings and projects with an emphasis on all things sustainable.

Further information is available at: https://www.seda.uk.net/events/peninsula-expedition

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GIA Civic Dinner
Sep
18
7:00 PM19:00

GIA Civic Dinner

Event registration is by invitation only. If you are a GIA member you should receive an invite though our Eventbrite reservation system. 

The Glasgow Institute of Architects was Incorporated on the 18 September 1868 and the Civic Dinner marks 150 years of the institute. Join us to reflect on our history and look forward to the future of the GIA. 

"The Rt Hon The Lord Provost Councillor Eva Bolander and Glasgow City Council request the pleasure of your company at a Civic Dinner in the City Chamber, Glasgow on Tuesday 18 September 2018 at 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm on the occasion of  The Glasgow Institute of Architects 150th Anniversary."

RSVP - Please RSVP by 2 September 2018. 

Dress Code: Informal

If you have any access or dietary requirements please contact the Lord Provost’s Office on Tel: - 0141 287 4001

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The Big Mack Build
Sep
14
to Sep 16

The Big Mack Build

  • Mackintosh at the Willow (map)
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The Big Mack Build will see the Billiard Room at ‘Mackintosh at the Willow’ on Sauchiehall Street inhabited and transformed by an installation built entirely from cardboard, which will enhance the Mackintosh-designed space.

The installation forms part of the official Mackintosh 150 celebrations and Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival.

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RIAS Presidential election - Glasgow Hustings
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

RIAS Presidential election - Glasgow Hustings

The GIA (Glasgow Institute of Architects) is delighted that two Candidates are standing for the upcoming RIAS Presidential election.  The Candidates are:

  • Gordon G Smith FRIAS RIBA

  • Robin Webster OBE RSA FRIAS RIBA FRSA

Election statements can be viewed at the following link: https://www.rias.org.uk/rias/news/2018/august/rias-presidential-and-council-elections-candidates-announced/

As part of the RIAS election process, the GIA hosted a Hustings at The Lighthouse within the Happenstance Exhibition in Gallery 1.  

To listen to the recording of the discussion please click the link below.

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Summer Drinks
Aug
23
5:30 PM17:30

Summer Drinks

The GIA in conjunction with CIOB In Scotland, CIHT Scotland and the RICS are hosting the 4th annual summer drinks at the newly refurbished Mackintosh at the Willow, Glasgow on Thursday 23 August 2018.

The venue has been chosen to mark the 150th birthday of Charles Rennie Mackintosh which is also the 150th year of both the RICS and the GIA.  Join us for some drinks and canapés to network with fellow professionals and celebrate the magic 150.

This event is free and open to everyone with an interest in the built environment.

Bookings and further information- https://ww2.rics.org/uk/events/networking/rics-glasgow-annual-summer-drinks/

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PaperCUT - Freespace for...
Jun
13
4:30 PM16:30

PaperCUT - Freespace for...

A social evening for sharing and discussing as part of the annual #DesignPop-Up at the Briggait.

The theme of the PaperCUT, 'Freespace For ...', picks on the the theme of this years Biennale di Venezia set by biennale curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara from Graftons Architects, all of our speakers are involved with The Happenstance which is Scotland's Collateral Event at the biennale. 

The Happenstance brings together artists and architects to work with young people accross Scotland to discover what Freespace means to them and their communities. The lead artists/curators WAVEparticle’s methodology explores what can be built through mapping connections, connecting needs and resources, and in connecting ideas of Freespace in both Scotland and Venice.

The speakers: 

Morag Bain - Scotland + Venice Project Manager at Architecture and Design Scotland

Brian Heartly - Artist at stillmotion.co.uk

Keri Monaghan - Architect at stallanbrand.com

Each speaker will give a 10 minute presentation finishing with a group discussion, join us to explore what Freescpace means to Scotland. 

Free to attend, but please book your tickets at - papercutjun18.eventbrite.co.uk

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