Spring 2021 Magazine

The latest edition of our members’ Magazine is now available to read online.

The Spring issue focuses on tourism and the built environment.

In the main features, Karen Anderson explores the relationship between architecture and sustainable tourism. Carol Young discusses establishing a Scottish museum of empire, colonialism, slavery, and migration. Hamish Mackenzie looks at the architectural legacy of the Mainlands of Tain across the Northern Highlands and Dr John Coyne, AHSS North East Group Chair, writes about the asymmetry that currently exists in the planning system regarding listed structures. Paul Muir Wood challenges our readers to identify four more sites from the National Galleries of Scotland’s collection.

Elsewhere in the magazine: RIAS President, Christina Gaiger picks her favourite building and AHSS North East Fife Secretary, Peter Davidson examines Lorimer’s masterpiece, Hill of Tarvit. Plus, book reviews and reports on our casework.


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