Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Empire Exhibition, ICI pavilion
Town, district or village: Bellahouston
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Sculptor: Tom Whalen.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Exhibition pavilion  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119361938 Won in limited competition


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectA19361938Mainly responsible for design
Item 2 of 4(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA19361938Spence mainly responsible
Item 3 of 4Rowand Anderson, Paul & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19361938 
Item 4 of 4William Robertson AnnanArchitectAJuly 1937August 1937As assistant to Rowand Anderson, Paul & Partners


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Edwards, Brian1995Basil Spence 1907-1976  p32-33
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp1 Night view of the Glasgow Empire Exhibtion - from brochure. ICI Pavilion

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1938Jan-Jun p171