gm+ad architects, based in Glasgow, is widely regarded as one of Scotland's most dynamic practices gaining an international reputation with over thirty awards for architecture, including Europa Nostra, RIBA, British Construction Industry, BCO , RIAS , RIAI and Scottish Design Awards, producing works which contribute to the their clients interests and to place-making within context. The ethos of the practice is to be creative, innovative and dynamic within a studio environment whilst being responsive to client requirements, professional rigour and a sense of place. Designing sustainable buildings in the belief that positive additions to the built environment act as a mechanism for positive cultural change. Both the principals are involved in progressing civic engagement through education and professional representation. Correspondingly, several members of the practice work in the studios of both schools of architecture in the city. In addition to new built projects across Scotland and in Ireland, North of England and London, gm+ad architects is involved in conservation, sensitive urban renewal and regeneration initiatives. The practice operates within the framework of current quality and environmental management systems. Our client base is purposely varied in both public and private sectors, ranging from individuals through housing associations to major corporate bodies and financial institutions.