State of the Mack
The Glasgow School of Art

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Reid Lecture Theatre Reid Building The Glasgow School of Art Renfrew Street Glasgow


17 Oct 2016
18:00 - 20:30



Laser scan, Mackintosh Building
School of Visualisation and Simulation, The Glasgow School of Art

State of the Mack

Event info

With restoration underway, State of the Mack will offer several short talks about the latest developments in the reconstruction of the Mackintosh building at The Glasgow School of Art, including highlights from related research and conservation projects such as the restoration of the library lights and plaster casts, the recovery of the library collection, and the 3D laser scanning of the building. Speakers for the evening:

  • Robyne Calvert, Mackintosh Research Fellow, GSA
  • Paul Chapman, Director of the School of Visualisation + Simulation (formerly DDS, Digital Design Studio), GSA
  • Duncan Chappell, Academic Liaison Librarian, GSA
  • Polly Christie, Collections Recovery Project Manager, GSA
  • Liz Davidson, Senior Project Manager, Mackintosh Restoration Project, GSA
  • Ranald MacInnnes, Historic Environment Scotland
  • Sarah MacKinnon, Project Manager, Mackintosh Restoration, GSA
  • Brian Park, Page\Park Architects

Talks will be followed by reception and opportunity to view the exhibit “The Mack” Digital Recovery Begins Physical Re-imagining