We are architects who practice, research, and teach from our base in Glasgow, Scotland. Our projects vary in scale for private, commercial, and creative clients. Our designs are all carefully refined by our strategic process of making. We are committed to delivering new work that holds a meaningful modern language. We enjoy the challenge of creating bespoke designs for clients with an equal enthusiasm for design.

As part of a wider plan to improve the fabric performance of the Category A listed Turnberry House, McGinlay Bell were asked to prepare proposals for the replacement of existing single glazed timber windows.

To the west coast of Scotland, the Island Retreat is home to a unique little building organised by a series of interconnected structures

A low-tech retrofit project with a focus on the changing the notions of the traditional office. By looking at our homes closely for inspiration we imagined a new post-covid workplace.

The completion project to a masterplan vision of full refurbishment and alteration to both the public and private areas throughout the much loved category b-listed building and former 1930’s James McKissack’s cinema building.

Ardscalpsie Farmhouse is an assortment of existing farm steadings linked together to provide one family dwelling. The project is a complete alteration & refurbishment project. The project sits within a rural setting which offers a line of continuity between architecture and landscape.

A refurbishment, alteration and new build extension project to the existing Loyola Centre Church Hall located within the town of Wishaw.