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Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Collection: School of Architecture Collection
Object Type: Architectural Student Project Work
Artist/Maker: Doig, Scott
Place Made: United Kingdom: Aberdeenshire, Robert Gordon's Technical College School of Architecture
Date: 2012
Media/Materials: DVD
Awards: RGU Architecture Purchase Award

Description:

Artist's Statement

The project is envisaged as an alternative project to Aberdeen's Union Terrace gardens development. It instead is located North in the Seaton and the Old Town area. It consists of a linear park made up of an existing pocket of nature. These are linked together by a boardwalk and punctuated by a series of built works. The principal piece of these works is a new university gallery and archive. This building is intended to open up the university and its collections to the public.

Aberdeen Union Terrace Gardens alternative proposal Two jpegs of project display boards


Object Number: ABDRG2012.67