This extension to a 1920s townhouse remakes the retaining wall edge bounding the Eglinton Canal, it’s stepped floor levels and folding roof-planes re-negotiate a relationship to the canal and city beyond.
Designed by LiD Architecture, this extension to a 1920s townhouse remakes the retaining wall edge bounding the Eglinton Canal, it’s stepped floor levels and folding roof-planes re-negotiate a relationship to the canal and city beyond.
Join us for a fun, hands-on introduction to the engineering, architecture & design involved in building Tower Houses.
Designed by Coady Architects and built by Stewart Construction on a Design & Build basis, this award winning Gaelscoil was delivered through the ‘Rapid Build Schools’ programme for the Department of Education & Skills.
Robbie Maguire MRIAI will discuss the design and delivery of this public amenity complex consisting of an 8 lane, 25m competition swimming pool with children’s learner pool, gymnasium, aerobics suite and annexed outdoor education building with climbing wall.
Noelle Angley FRIAI & Jackie Carroll MRIAI will give an introduction to the masterplanning, design development and co-ordination of their project in the Westport Town Hall, followed by a walk up to Tubberhill Social Housing and Westport Primary Care Centre.
‘STEAM’ - Science, Technology, Engineering, ART, Math.Join us for a fun, hands-on introduction to the engineering, architecture & design involved in building a sweet factory. Using a variety of simple materials the kids will design and build models of sweet factories inspired by Willy Wonka. Design workshop led by Engineer, Ryan Lavery, from Stewart Construction.
Ages 8-12 years.
Architect led tour by Niamh Kearns at 11am at Scoil na bhForbacha. N J Kearns & Co. Architects completed this 8-classroom primary school in Na Forbacha recently in August 2017.
Oranmore Castle was built in around the 15th Century as a stronghold of the Clanricardes who were a prominent Norman family of Galway. Artist Leonie Finn will guide visitors through the rich history of the castle, which was restored 1940’s and is now her family home.
No disabled access.
A screening of artists’ films that explore embedded narrative atmospheres of architecture and the built environment.
Join us for a yoga session where we will use stretches, poses and meditation to explore the architecture of our own bodies and the spaces we inhabit. Participants will be guided through a sequence of gentle chest-opening stretches and spine exercises before exploring curved architectural forms and structural strength within the body.
Instructor: Paul Hardiman, An Seomra Yoga.
Open to ALL LEVELS - mats will be provided.