Posts Tagged ‘Govan’

Govan A Reconnection - photo story in EdgeCondition magazine & thoughts about the Graving Docks.

Govan A Reconnection – photo story in EdgeCondition magazine & thoughts about the Graving Docks.

Edge Condition Vol 5 published at the end of January included some of my Govan images in its placemaking edition. Those who know me will know I have spent much time in the last few years involved with various initiatives in Govan that attempt to reinterpret Govan’s incredible past story, responding to the problems Govan has […]

See Govan

See Govan

On behalf of Govan Townscape Heritage Initiative and the Central Govan Action Plan, this proposal looks at Govan through a lens, exploring the changing face of both the social and physical landscape.

Govan's Regeneration - Protest, Riches, Collaboration, & Gloriousness

Govan’s Regeneration – Protest, Riches, Collaboration, & Gloriousness

Collaborative working has helped regeneration in Govan. Having won Civic Pride award for best neighborhood a new future is being shaped which is threatened by proposals for a carpark. Over the last year it has been great to have been involved with many talented and committed people working towards encouraging a brighter future for Govan. Mapping, celebrating and initiating projects, art led practice adds value to traditional urban development processes.


Govan, Culture, Community Spirit & Becoming Shipshape Again - Placemaking At Work

Govan, Culture, Community Spirit & Becoming Shipshape Again – Placemaking At Work

Glorious Govan… Resilient and exciting; it is rich in stories, and today the site of much activity and construction, cultural and community development. From its humble and strategic beginnings, located at a vital crossing point on the River Clyde, Govan has been a significant centre… once at the heart of the Kingdom of Strathclyde it […]