Tag Archives: Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Paint It on Black…

The artwork is inspired by the architecture of Alexander Thomson, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and William Leiper. Namely Holmwood House, Glasgow School of Art and the Templeton Building. I have recently discovered the potential and versatility of acrylic paint pens and … Continue reading

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Remembering Glasgow School of Art

I was fortunate to be able to take photographs of GSA both inside and out a few years ago. I used these as the starting point for creating several photographic collages of the building which I have since completed. In … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Collage Exhibition at The Tron Theatre

The Tron Theatre in Glasgow’s historic Argyle Street is hosting an exhibition of collages in the theatre foyer and lounge areas to help celebrate the Doors Open Day Festival 2016.  The areas are connected by a corridor linking the restaurant … Continue reading

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Winter Exhibitions 2015

   As a member of The Glasgow Southern Art Club I exhibited with artist members in The Glasgow Club from 31st October until 14th November 2015. The exhibition was held in The Billiard Room and opened by Paul Murray RSW PAI. … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Exhibition: Celebrating Glasgow’s Building Heritage.

I am very privileged and delighted to be having an exhibition of my collage work at The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture situated in Glasgow’s Mitchell Street. You can visit the exhibition from Monday 7th September until Sunday … Continue reading

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Scotland Street School

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Patterns from Art School Glass.

All the pieces in this collage are taken from photographs of the glass from Glasgow School of Art, found on the doors of the building. The small pieces have been assembled symmetrically resulting in a design which reflects the blues,greens,ochres … Continue reading

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Glasgow School of Art : The West Wing.

  This small collage features wall sections and windows from the west elevation and two patterns of ceramic tiles embedded in the west stairwell of the building. The photographs for this collage were taken before the devastating fire which badly … Continue reading

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Glasgow School of Art Collage for AmeetsA Event.

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Scotland Street School

This iconic building on the south side of The River Clyde was designed by Glasgow architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Plans were agreed in 1903, and the school was completed in July 1906. The section of the collage featured, shows detail … Continue reading

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