NEW FUNDING SCHEME FOR ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCED

The Arts Council and Arts & Disability Ireland have announced the 2020 Arts and Disability Connect funding scheme for artists with disabilities. Architecture is one of the eligible art forms and the deadline for this scheme is Monday 24 February at 4pm. Specifically targeted at individual artists with …

CIARAN O’CONNOR APPOINTED NEW RIAI PRESIDENT

Ciaran O’Connor FRIAI is the new RIAI President for 2020 to 2021. He has taken over from David Browne who served from 2018-2019. In 2012, the Irish Government appointed Ciaran O’Connor as the new State Architect and Principal Architect in the Office of Public Works. Ciaran worked in …

GREEN LIGHT FOR METROPOLITAN WORKSHOP’S DUBLIN HOUSING SCHEME

Metropolitan Workshop’s Dublin office has won planning permission for a 20-home scheme in the city’s southern suburb. The Annesley Gardens project, for Seabren Developments, sits in a former light industrial backland with the site surrounded on all sides by protected period housing. The project comprises two house types: …

TU DUBLIN LAUNCHES BSC (HONS) IN BIM

Technological University Dublin has announced the commencement of its Level 8 BSc (Hons) in BIM (Digital Construction), designed and delivered by the same team who created TU Dublin’s award-winning MSc in aBIMM suite (ICE Awards Third Level Course of the Year 2019). This programme is designed to meet …