Architecture student shows 2011: Mackintosh School of Architecture
The Mackintosh end of year show focuses on designs for an artists studio and residential retreat on the Isle of Bute
The central concept was a task called the Arthouse Project, a brief to design an artists studio and residential retreat on the Isle of Bute, within the grounds of the Mount Stuart Estate.
It was a multi-faceted project with its aims being to design for the creation of art, design a building for a sensitive landscape and use environmental and renewable energy sources.
Notable prize winners this year include Orla Kennelly and Keith Mullen, both from Ireland, who received the awards:
- Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA) 1st commendation for first year design achievements.
- (GIA) 1st commendation for second year design achievements.
- Awarded the Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust Scholarship for the academic year 2010/2011
Eliot Foy from Blackpool was also awarded the Glasgow Institute of Architects Commendation for Stage One Portfolio in 2009.
The GSA show ran from 11- 18 June for more information please visit http://www.gsa.ac.uk/degreeshow2011/