Shelly Kappe introduces Andrew MacMillan, head of the Mackintosh School of Architecture at the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland. He discusses the history of the school and its architect, Charles Rennie Mackintosh. MacMillan describes the context of Mackintosh’s education in the late 19th century and his work as a foundation of the modern movement in architecture.
Video Archive | Architecture in Scotland (2)
Andrew MacMillan discusses the influences of Japanese architecture and design in Mackintosh’s work. MacMillan describes how Japanese art was popular in Scotland in the 19th century, and how it inspired Mackintosh to work outside European architectural traditions.