Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow School of Art, Foulis Building
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost 300,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dalhousie Street  
Item 2 of 2Renfrew Street north side across from Macintosh building


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2 1963Build/construction 
Item 2 of 218 August 1961 ProposedGlasgow Planning Committee to submit plans for extension to be built on opposite side of Renfrew Street to Royal Fine Art Commission for review per Builder p322


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 6Alexander SmellieArchitectA 1963 
Item 2 of 6Geoffrey George WimpennyArchitectA 1963Partner in charge
Item 3 of 6Keppie Henderson & PartnersArchitectural practiceA 1963 
Item 4 of 6Richard Rudolphe Chitham De'AthArchitectA 1963 
Item 5 of 6Thomas Russell ScottArchitectA 1963 
Item 6 of 6Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectA1963  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p575
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder18 August 1961  p322