Exhibition space

Annabel Rennie

This project holds the ambition to rethink and redesign crofting, the backbone of South Usit, in order to sustain a future for the Island community. Acanthus is centred around the growing and production of crickets, to supplement both the human…
Architectural visual

Erin Wilkinson

Clachan Spirit proposes a sustainable housing development through the adaptive reuse of dilapidated buildings to create new affordable homes. It aims to bring unused land back to life through the restoration of old ruins and introduction of new builds. This…
Architectural axonometric

Kyle Henderson

My Design found engineered wood to be most appropriate for the South Uist brief. Modern engineered timber products, most known as ‘mass timber’ with Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) the most widely known such product, are a new addition to the…
Plywood site model

Jake Stamp

Within the first section of this project, I developed 10 projects for our final exhibition at the end of Stage 6. These models were large scale site models developed out of wood with laser cutting methods being employed to develop…
Architectural visual

Jennifer Laffan

Research within semester 1 identified 5 main challenges in South Uist. This research was conducted through Unit 3 with my area of research being economy and politics. In addition to this, as we were unable to visit South Uist due…
Drawing of a hand

Michael Devine

For my project I developed my understanding of architectural ethos and design process to establish my own set of principles and design process. I achieved this by studying the principles and design process of some of architectures greatest architects. To…
Architectural visual

Temi Bola

Play, interact and relax in the community living room. Designed for all residents of South Uist, to promote social interaction. The aim of my project is to visually explore how different spaces can promote social interaction within various age groups…
Long section through building with highlighted area.

Wissam Nacef

This project is a development which aims to convey and explore the natural environment and rich biodiverse on South Uist, promoting sustainable and active tourism in partnership with Education. It will have a primary focus on the ecology and biodiversity…
Architectural visual

Rafal Baczek

The project began questioning the practicality of building a concrete structure on a tough and sloping site. Due to site limitations and the need for thick retaining walls, it was decided that pouring the concrete in-situ on site was the…