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A new online sustainable materials resource for construction professionals, architects, builders and home owners has been launched.
The Best Use of Timber Awards 2017 exhibition showcases the winner and shortlisted entries to the annual RIAS Awards scheme.
Historically, geographically, climatically and culturally, Scotland offers schools and their pupils one of the richest and most varied...
Space and water heating are responsible for most of the emissions from homes across Scotland - what can we do to reduce our emissions?
Voices of Experience is a series of conversations between a highly experienced architect and other professionals at the start of their career.
With an icy frosty spring, we went for a glazed option this time. Introducing a material new to the library this year, Glasglo.
In a blog about how a community can activate a place Kay Hall about the next steps for Craft Town Scotland.
For the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018 Architecture & Design Scotland is organising the first Scotland + Venice Fellowships Programme.
Scotland's Housing is a key contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, this article outlines the legislative drivers to tackle the problem.
Find out about Architecture and Design Scotland's activities in 2017 in our annual review.
PERHAPS for as long as built structures have existed in Scotland, wood has been a part of the construction.
The Best Use of Timber Awards Exhibition has a new structure for 2018, find out more about it here.
With the launch of the ‘Timber Awards’ this month, it felt only fitting to have timber as our material of the month.