Design Day: Font and Centre
Thursday 2 April 2015
From calligraphy to graffiti, discover the craftsmanship of drawing letters. Use pen, print or spray paint to express your own unique style in a signature font!
Design Day: Mash-Up Architecture
Tuesday 7 April 2015
Charles Rennie Mackintosh used elements of historical buildings, art, pop culture and contemporary design to create a signature style of architecture. Use collage and different drawing techniques to mash up text, logos and patterns into architectural creations that say something about you.
Design Day: Mack to the Street
Wednesday 8 April 2015
Bollards and benches. Streetlamps and post boxes. What is street furniture, and how does it define where we live? Explore the artistic influences behind Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s work before designing your own masterpiece of Art Nouveau street furniture for display in RIBA’s headquarters.
Design Day: Bring Your Drawings to Life
Monday 13 April 2015
Inspired by the incredibly life-like and realistic drawings of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, explore and practice a wide range of drawing techniques that will bring your original architectural designs to life.
Online booking essential. All events have been inspired by the exhibition Mackintosh Architecture and are led by professional educators. Materials included unless otherwise indicated. Please bring your own lunch.