Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald blue plaque in London
Scottish architect and designer of The Glasgow School of Art
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
worked from this building from
1915 to 1923.
His wife and fellow artist, Margaret Macdonald,
had the adjoining studio.
The unveiling of this plaque marks the centenary
of The Mackintosh Building at
The Glasgow School of Art 1909-2009.
Charles Rennie Mackintosh (7 June 1868 – 10 December 1928) was a Scottish architect, designer, water colourist and artist. He was a designer in the post impressionist movement and also the main representative of Art Nouveau in the United Kingdom. He had considerable influence on European design. He was born in Glasgow and he died in London.