• excerpt from IOT II Womersley and Klein by Rebecca Wober
  • Inventors of Tradition II edited Catriona Duffy and Lucy McEachan
  • Panel art curatorial practice Glasgow
Inventors of Tradition II book launch

Further to Inventors of Tradition I, Atelier E.B. and Panel launch a new book, exploring connections between art, architecture, and checking back in with a textile design tradition extraordinary to Scotland. An arts curatorial practice, Panel commissioned an essay by Rebecca Wober on Womersley and Klein, describing...

  • Pecha Kucha Edinburgh on Peter Womersley 30th September 7pm at Epworth Halls on Nicolson Square
  • Pecha Kucha Edinburgh vol 35 presenters
Pecha Kucha theme: Peter Womersley

Pecha Kucha Edinburgh volume 35 is entirely devoted to the appreciation of architect Peter Womersley. 7pm, 30th September 2016, Epworth Halls, Nicolson Square, Edinburgh. 8 speakers from diverse places including the National Museums, the Portrait Gallery, Heriot Watt and Historic Scotland will give their own...

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Womersley: the International Aspect

Talk coming up at the National Gallery of Scotland, 1st October 2016. Photograph of St George's Building, Hong Kong Island, Marmorek Womersley & Associates, completed 1969, courtesy the Hong Kong Heritage Project...

R Wober gives a talk on Peter Womersley during the Edinburgh Festival at the Scottish National Gallery, Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, The Mound, 10th August 12.45- 1.30pm
A portrait of Womersley: a talk at the Mound in Edinburgh during the Festival

To coincide with the Scottish National Portrait Gallery exhibition "Out of their Heads", architect Rebecca Wober will be giving a talk on Peter Womersley on Wednesday 10th August, 12.45- 1.30pm at the Hawthornden lecture theatre, National Gallery of Scotland, The Mound, Edinburgh. Photo credit: Allan...

  • photo of Farnley Hey taken by R H de Burgh Galway
  • RIBA Journal Dec 2015 Farnley Hey 2
Farnley Hey makes RIBA Journal again

The RIBA Journal have selected a photograph of Farnley Hey, for the inside back page "Culture: Parting Shot" slot in the December 2015 issue of the magazine. It was taken by R H de Burgh Galway, in the heyday of the house, before the first floor...

Assemble Tramway Turner Prize
Assemble at the Tramway

Assemble have won the Turner prize, which turns the focus of the art world onto grassroots community projects. How about other projects which reach across the traditional boundaries to breathe life into remarkable buildings? I can think of a few, starting with the boiler house project...