Basic Site Details

Name: Gray's School of Art (modern building)
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: exposed steel structure enclosed in a glass skin

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Robert Gordon Institute of Technology  
Item 2 of 2Robert Gordon UniversityYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119641968Build/construction 


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 4Alexander Hall & Son (Builder) LtdBuilder 19641968main contractor
Item 2 of 4Denis Michael Alastair ShewanArchitect 19641968 
Item 3 of 4F R Bullen & PartnersEngineer 19641968 
Item 4 of 4McLeod & AitkenSurveyors 19641968 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p594
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp158

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building8 March 1968  pp101-103