The Glasgow School of Art, School of Design

Name in original language: 
The Glasgow School of Art, School of Design
167 Renfrew Street
G3 6RQ
Glasgow

Description

GSA aims to foster creativity and critical thinking through pedagogy, research and studio culture producing independent and outward looking faculty and graduates who work and collaborate locally, nationally and internationally. We seek to be socially and environmentally responsible as we explore the relation between tradition and innovation.

INTERNATIONAL ROLE

School of Design at GSA operates on both a European (MEDes and Erasmus/Erasmus Plus) and a global level (North/South America, Asia, SE Asia, Africa). Collaborations and partnerships extend from student mobility to shared research projects, and GSA also has a campus in Singapore.

NATIONAL ROLE

GSA and the School of Design operates across Glasgow and beyond, to Scotland and the UK, working with commercial enterprises, social innovation units, the Scottish & UK Governments to identify ways in which the lives of citizens can be addressed and improved through collaborative engagement and creative practice.

MAIN FOCUS

Design for social engagement, creative collaboration, health & wellbeing art & design pedagogy

Name of contact person: 
Gordon Hush

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