John McAslan and Partners

Kier to complete Burrell Collection revamp in time for March 2022 reopening

The refurbishment of the A-listed Burrell Collection building in Glasgow is now nearing completion with the project set to reopen in March 2022, the charity Glasgow Life has announced.

Published 3 September 2021

Glasgow School of Art and University of Strathclyde to join John McAslan in George Square revamp

The Department of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde and the Mackintosh School of Architecture at the Glasgow School of Art are collaborating with John McAslan + Partners for the George Square and surrounding Avenues design contract.

Published 9 June 2021

John McAslan and Partners confirmed for George Square and Avenues design contract

Glasgow City Council has recommended that the design contract for the George Square Area Project, aka 'Block C' of the city centre Avenues programme, will be awarded to John McAslan and Partners.

Published 12 April 2021

Kier Construction Scotland wins main building contract for Burrell refurbishment

Glasgow City Council’s contracts and property committee has confirmed Kier Construction Scotland as the preferred bidder to deliver the Main Building Contract to take forward the Burrell Collection’s ambitious refurbishment plans.

Published 18 January 2018

HLF approves £15m funding for Burrell Collection revamp

Work on a £66 million overhaul to transform the Burrell Collection museum in Glasgow will get underway within months after the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) confirmed the £15m it had earmarked for the project back in April 2015.

Published 2 October 2017

McAslan & Partners wins £75m National Galleries archive contract

The National Galleries of Scotland (NGS) has selected John McAslan + Partners to design a new £75 million low-energy archive in Granton, Edinburgh.

Published 8 June 2017

Architect raises concerns over Burrell Collection restoration

One of the architects behind Glasgow’s Burrell Collection museum has urged those in charge of the building’s £66 million restoration project to not "mess around" with the original.

Published 2 June 2017

Tender issued for Burrell Collection revamp contractors

Contractors are being sought for the refurbishment of the Burrell Collection museum in Glasgow.

Published 30 May 2017

Green light for £66m revamp of Burrell Collection

Planning permission has been granted for a £66 million refurbishment of the Burrell Collection museum in Glasgow.

Published 20 April 2017

Designs unveiled for Burrell Collection’s £66m revamp

The first artists’ impressions of the new Burrell Collection have been unveiled just days after the Glasgow art gallery and museum closed its doors to enable work to begin on the £66 million refurbishment.

Published 25 October 2016

John McAslan + Partners wins commission for University of Edinburgh School of Geosciences

John McAslan + Partners has won an international competition to design the new Geosciences Building for the University of Edinburgh.

Published 25 July 2016

John McAslan and Gardiner & Theobald confirmed for £66m Burrell Collection revamp

Glasgow City Council has confirmed the appointment of Gardiner & Theobald LLP with John McAslan + Partners and Event Communications to take forward the Burrell Collection’s ambitious refurbishment and redisplay plans.

Published 4 March 2016

John McAslan and Partners recommended for Burrell Collection revamp

John McAslan and Partners has been recommended to take forward the £66 million revamp of Glasgow’s world famous Burrell Collection museum.

Published 29 February 2016