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VALERIE MULVIN ELECTED TO AOSDÁNA

Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland, has elected 12 new members. The 12 newly elected members include Valerie Mulvin, Director at McCullough Mulvin Architects. The other new members include Kevin Barry (literature); Gerard Byrne (visual art); Pat Collins (visual art); Jim Doherty (music); Margo Harkin (visual …

NICOLA DONNELLY PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE AT HAMILTON ARCHITECTS

Conservation architect Nicola Donnelly has been promoted to the position of Associate of Hamilton Architects LLP. A chartered architect and RIBA accredited conservation architect, Nicola has been with the practice for five years and has worked on many prestigious projects during that time. She is currently working towards …

SISK ON BOARD AS CORPORATE SPONSOR FOR OPEN HOUSE DUBLIN 2020

John Sisk and Son, Ireland’s leading builder and contractor, are corporate sponsor for this year’s Open House Dublin. An initiative of the Irish Architecture Foundation, Open House Dublin will take place “online and onsite” from today, Thursday 8th to Sunday, 11th October 2020. Commenting on the sponsorship, Tom …

ANNOUNCING OPEN HOUSE DUBLIN 2020

Open House Dublin, Ireland’s largest festival of architecture, is set to take place this year on the weekend of the 8 -11 October. This year’s event will differ from previous years with a strong focus on online and digital events. Highlights from the programme include a unique series …

RIAI PRIORITIES FOR THE JULY JOB STIMULUS

The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) has called on the government to support retrofitting and infrastructure development and include a commitment to accessible supports for SMEs in the July Jobs Stimulus. The Programme for Government contains ambitious targets on retrofitting to upgrade at least 500,000 …

SIKA PASSIVE FIRE PROTECTION WEBINAR

Topic: Sika Passive Fire Protection Solutions Date: 30th June 2020 Time: 10:30 am Sika provides comprehensive solutions where fire resistant construction is required such as commercial, public and residential buildings, steel structures and others. Sika Passive Fire Protection solutions comply with the most relevant national and international standards …

HALL MCKNIGHT ARCHITECTS WINS BISHOP LUCEY PARK COMPETITION

Cork City Council and the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) has announced the winning architectural design of the competition to redevelop Bishop Lucey Park in Cork. The winning entry is by Belfast firm Hall McKnight Architects. The open one-stage architectural design competition was launched in …

ARCHITECTS IN SCHOOLS 2020 – ONLINE EXHIBITION LAUNCH

The Irish Architecture Foundation has to launched the annual ‘Architects in Schools’ exhibition. The Architects in Schools initiative is funded by the Arts Council of Ireland, the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. This year the exhibition moves online as …