Category Archives: Events

The doors – and my eyes – have been opened!

By Laura Coventry EVER wanted to uncover many of Scotland’s best-kept secrets about its buildings? I have! A keen photographer with a background in communications, and an interest in architecture and buildings, I was in no doubt about where I … Continue reading

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“My Favourite Building Changes Every Week”

BECAUSE she is exposed to some of Glasgow’s most fascinating buildings on a daily basis, Ruth Morris says her favourite building changes every week. The events and development coordinator at Glasgow Building Preservation Trust says this week her favourite is … Continue reading

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“A privilege not to be missed”

CURIOSITY is the reason you should visit Doors Open Day in Falkirk this year, according to local historian Geoff Bailey. The Keeper of Archaeology & Local History at Falkirk Community Trust is gearing up for one of the busiest times … Continue reading

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Photoblog post: Pipe Factory, Glasgow

Gillian Hayes of Dapple Photography took these photos of The Pipe Factory as the latest instalment for our photoblog post series. The Pipe Factory is next to The Barras in Glasgow. This former Italian Renaissance inspired factory was designed by M Forsyth … Continue reading

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Impact Arts at The Briggait, Doors Open Day Glasgow

David Shrigley’s life drawings were the main attraction at The Briggait during Doors Open Day last weekend. The Turner Prize nominated artist, who is patron of the Impact Arts project, has curated a selection of 200 drawings currently on show in the building’s … Continue reading

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Photoblog post: Clydeport

We have a series of photo blog posts from Glasgow-based professional photographer Gillian Hayes of Dapple Photography, from selected venues from the Glasgow’s Doors Open Day programme. Next up is Glasgow’s Clydeport, the grand central head offices of the shipping … Continue reading

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Photoblog post: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow

We have a series of photo blog posts from Glasgow-based professional photographer Gillian Hayes of Dapple Photography, from selected venues from the Glasgow’s Doors Open Day programme. Here are photos from The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons on St. … Continue reading

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