Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Life of grime for Mackintosh gems: Outcry as world famous architect's buildings are hit by damp and decay

HE IS one of the world's most celebrated architects, yet the legacy of Charles Rennie Mackintosh is under threat as some of his best-known buildings are being allowed to slide into disrepair.

Bank has designs on £100 Rennie Mackintosh note

A NEW bank note featuring the Scottish artist and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh goes into circulation today.

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The London years

It is a time in Charles Rennie Mackintosh's life often regarded as one of decline. But his work in the capital which began in 1915 has now been commemorated there, reports Martyn McLaughlin

In-depth look at an iconic Scot

CHARLES Rennie Mackintosh believed no detail was too trivial to be beyond the eye of a true architect.

Mackintosh and me

AS his most iconic building, Glasgow School of Art, celebrates its centenary, four leading architects and designers tell Jim Gilchrist how the genius of Charles Rennie Mackintosh has influenced their work

'Studying there was a privilege … and painful'

ALICE WYLLIE recalls how as a student of architecture she was one of the few with free access to the 'Mac'

Wanted: an architect to match the genius of Charles Rennie Mackintosh

AN INTERNATIONAL search starts today for an architect to take on one of the most sensitive tasks in the urban landscape of Scotland.

Mackintosh up for sale

FURNITURE designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh is to go under the hammer at Bonhams in George Street on November 9.

Thieves steal from Rennie Mackintosh kirk

POLICE are hunting thieves who broke into the only church designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Festival hopes to send Mackintosh global

GLASGOW'S first city-wide Charles Rennie Mackintosh festival will turn the designer into a global name and help rid the city of "Mockintosh" kitsch, its organisers have claimed.

Art lovers must run to see Macintosh watercolours

TIME is running out to catch an exhibition of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's French landscape watercolours.

Mackintosh's last works to go on display

A MAJOR exhibition is to be devoted to the paintings of the last years of Charles Rennie Mackintosh which were made while the artist was in France.

Mackintosh art show in Capital

A MAJOR winter exhibition of paintings by iconic Scottish artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh is set to go on display in the Capital next month.

New lease of life for Mackintosh's first work

CHARLES Rennie Mackintosh's earliest work, a Celtic cross that had been smashed by vandals, has been rebuilt from rubble by the company that created it more than a century ago.

The many colours of Mackintosh

HE WAS one of the most influential designers of the 20th century, creating a style that became the epitome of Scottish art nouveau.

£4.5m facelift for Mackintosh's finest

CHARLES Rennie Mackintosh's 100-year-old masterpiece, the Glasgow School of Art, was lined up for a £4.5 million facelift yesterday.

Mackintosh church set to be restored

THE ONLY church built to the designs of Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh is to be restored with the help of a £357,000 grant.

Water-colour by Mackintosh the painter under the hammer

A RARE water-colour by Charles Rennie Mackintosh that has not been seen in Scotland since 1933 has gone on show in Edinburgh ahead of a Christie’s auction on Thursday.

Mackintosh artworks on show after 70 years

THE first exhibition of watercolours by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in more than 70 years is to be staged in Edinburgh next year. The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art will bring together about 40 paintings by the world-famous architect and artist.

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