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a life in architecture - kirsty wark

Barry Gasson's Burrell Collection building (pictured) is Glasgow's hidden gem, says Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark. 'It is an incredibly restful building - the mix of modern materials and the lovely warm pink Scottish stone. I love the way you sweep straight in through the medieval doorway, and the wonderful interplay between light, space and the artefacts. It houses the collection brilliantly, despite Burrell's insistence that his own rooms were recreated there. They are the dullest ...

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