Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art
The exhibition the the main room of Glasgow's Modern Art Gallery. I loved the modern art being set in such a classic building. It was a great way to spend a bit of time on a rainy day. Yet another reason I liked the Scotish Museums and Galleries. They let you take pictures pretty much everywhere.
Zaha Hadid's Riverside Museum - in pictures
Glasgow's gleaming new Riverside Museum, designed by the Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid to house the city's fascinating transport and travel collections, will open to the public on 21 June. We paid an advance visit
Gallery of Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Born June 7, 1868 - 7
Image 7 of 12 from gallery of Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Born June 7, 1868. © Abbozzo - http://www.flickr.com/photos/abbozzo/. Used under Creative Commons
CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH "HILL HOUSE"
In 1902 Mackintosh received another significant commission when he was asked to design The Hill House in Helensburgh by Walter Blackie, director of the well-known Glasgow publishers, commissioned not only the house and garden, but much of the furniture and all the interior fittings and decorative schemes.
Glasgow, Scotland Scotland Street School
The Scotland Street School is probably one of the most important school buildings in the world. It was designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1904 in his signature version of the Art Nouveau. The school closed in 1979 when the neighborhood went into severe decline. It is now a museum. The school is a Grade A listed building.