Basic Biographical Details

Name: T M Gray & Associates
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: Before 1975
Ended: 1986
Bio Notes: Thomas M Gray was born on 23 August 1933 and attended the Glasgow School of Art at the same time as Andrew Merrylees. He was a bronze medallist in 1954, and received his diploma of Architecture in 1956. He worked in Edinburgh for Sir Basil Spence, Glover & Ferguson from 1964 to 1968, and by 1975 had founded his own practice, T M Gray & Associates. The practice title changed to Gray, Marshall & Associates in 1986, when Gray had entered into partnership with Alan S Marshall.

Gray's architecture is inspired by the work of Alvar Aalto and Arne Jacobsen (particularly the latter's St Catherine's College, Oxford) and the discipline of the grid.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh, Scotland    
Item 2 of 353, Queen Sreet, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1975 *After 1979 
Item 3 of 34a, Rutland Square, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1980After 1984 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4Thomas Maxwell GrayBefore 19751986Partner 
Item 2 of 4Jocelyn Cunliffe19761979Architect 
Item 3 of 4Jocelyn Cunliffe19791986Associate 
Item 4 of 4D WarrenBefore 19851986Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 11197365 Norwegian building set housesCove Bay KincardineshireScotland 
Item 2 of 111973Farmhouse and barnCoupar Angus PerthshireScotlandRenovations
Item 3 of 111973Split level housesBlackford Hill Edinburgh Scotland 
Item 4 of 111974Christian Salvesen Factory  EdinburghScotlandExtensions and feasibility study
Item 5 of 111974Christian Salvesen Factory  DundeeScotlandExtensions and feasibility study
Item 6 of 11197519-20 Drummond Place  EdinburghScotlandRestoration
Item 7 of 11Before 1975Hotel  EdinburghScotlandExtensions
Item 8 of 111978Block of buildings, Lister site  EdinburghScotlandRestoration
Item 9 of 111979Workmen's houses, West PortOld Town EdinburghScotlandConservation
Item 10 of 1119807-10A Dean Terrace  EdinburghScotlandRepairs
Item 11 of 111984Housing, High Green siteDean Village EdinburghScotlandSite to be developed

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh College of Art http://www.eca.ac.uk/ Edinburgh College of Art websitePress release, 21 January 2011 - Jocelyn Cunliffe career summary detailing history of Gray firm
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp696
Item 3 of 4RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members