IHBC’s HESPR ‘Special Interest Sector News’ from IHBC’s 2022 School: Aberdeen Art Gallery named Scotland’s building of the year’

logoIHBC’s heritage business register HESPR – our Historic Environment Service Providers Recognition quality assurance scheme for heritage services – emails members weekly ‘News and Tender Alerts, and this week features the IHBC doubling up with the ‘News from IHBC’s 2022 Annual School destination’, as Building reports ‘Aberdeen Art Gallery named Scotland’s building of the year!


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…the project…. introduced a dramatic copper-clad roof among a series of striking contemporary interventions…

Building writes:

Hoskins Architects has won Scotland’s biggest architectural prize for its decade-long extension and upgrade of Aberdeen Art Gallery.

The project at the 19th-century category A-listed building created new exhibition and education spaces and introduced a dramatic copper-clad roof among a series of striking contemporary interventions.

Doolan Award judges said that as part of the process the building’s services and environmental performance had been thoroughly upgraded and the gallery’s art handling, storage and back-of-house facilities revitalised….

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