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11 Dec 2018
City Quays 2 Building, Belfast Harbour
Design: Grimshaw, Architects
City Quays 2 Belfast Harbour building by Grimshaw architects
photograph : Donal McCann Photography

City Quays 2 Belfast Harbour Building
The building’s design tunes Grimshaw’s world-wide experience to the specific needs of Belfast’s letting market.

6 Aug 2018
The Sixth Belfast Office Building
Design: Allford Hall Monaghan Morris Architects (AHMM)
The Sixth Belfast Office Building
image courtesy of architects

The Sixth Belfast Office Building
Plans have been submitted to create Belfast’s first ever rooftop running track at The Sixth, the former Belfast Telegraph building, as part of a £75m regeneration plan that places ‘user well-being’ at the centre of a pioneering office and creative workspace development.

1 Aug 2018
The Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, province of Leinster, South-East Ireland
Design: McCullough Mulvin Architects
The Butler Gallery Kilkenny building by McCullough Mulvin Architects
image © McCullough Mulvin Architects

Butler Gallery Building in Kilkenny
Dublin-based practice McCullough Mulvin Architects have begun refurbishment and conservation works to transform an historic former almshouse and garden in Kilkenny into a state of the art home for The Butler Gallery – one of Ireland’s most vibrant contemporary art spaces.

13 Apr 2018
RSUA Design Awards Shortlist News
Arvalee School and Resource Centre
photo © Donal McCann
Out of 37 schemes that were entered for the RSUA Design Awards in 2018, 21 have been shortlisted for further consideration for an award. The winners of this year’s RSUA Design Awards will be announced at a ceremony on 18th May 2018 at the Whitla Hall, Queen’s University Belfast.
RSUA Design Awards 2018 Northern Ireland

24 Mar 2018
Clare County Library, Ennis, Co. Clare
Design: Keith Williams Architects
Clare County Library Ennis building design
images courtesy of architects

Clare County Library Building
The new Clare County Library, designed by Keith Williams Architects in Ennis, County Clare, Ireland has been granted planning consent. The new 2,300m2 project for client Clare County Council, has been conceived as a new cultural hub for the town and the region.

9 Feb 2018
Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort, County Limerick, west Ireland
Design: ReardonSmith Architects / ReardonSmith Landscape
Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort, County Limerick
photo : Paul Lehane

Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort, County Limerick
Adare Manor, Co Limerick’s world-famous hotel and golf resort, has re-opened its doors after a multi-million-euro redevelopment led by ReardonSmith Architects. This included the design of new buildings as well as the restoration and refurbishment of existing properties, with the repair and enhancement of the surrounding 840-acre estate designed by ReardonSmith Landscape.

29 Dec 2017
Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory, Ringaskiddy, Cork, South West Ireland
Design: McCullough Mulvin Architects
Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory
photo © Christian Richters

Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory in Cork
The project – a Maritime Energy Research and National Ocean Testing Facility – located beside the Lower Harbour in Cork, Ireland, involves a tall element housing research spaces and a lower tank hall containing testing facilities.

21 Jul 2017
Omagh Hospital & Primary Care Complex, County Tyrone
Design: TODD Architects with Hall Black Douglas
Omagh Hospital & Primary Care Complex South Tyrone Building
photograph © Chris Hill Photography

Omagh Hospital & Primary Care Complex
The £75m state-of-the-art building in County Tyrone is the first of its kind in Northern Ireland. Sitting on a greenfield site on the outskirts of the town, this innovative scheme replaces the previous 118-year old Tyrone County Hospital, delivered under a three year contract by local contractor McLaughlin & Harvey.

5 Jul 2017
Architecture Studio in Ballymoney, Portrush, Northern Ireland
Design: 2020 Architects
From Victorian House to Contemporary Architecture Studio
photograph : Paul Davis

Contemporary Architecture Studio in Ballymoney
Located in Ballymoney, Northern Ireland, 2020 Architects always knew their new office would be a showcase statement of creativity and innovation – going to the very heart of the 2020 ethos.

22 Jun 2017
RIBA Awards Winner in 2017
Fallahogey Studio by McGarry-Moon Architects Ltd – Kilrea, Northern Ireland – Workspace/office – is one of winners announced for the Northern Ireland region.

Six buildings have been shortlisted:

• Ballymena Health & Care Centre by Hoskins Architects and Keppie Design
• Clogher House, Lisburn, by McGarry Moon Architects
• Fallahogey Studio, Kilrea, by McGarry Moon Architects
• Linen Loft, Belfast, by McDowell+Bostock Architects
• St Bernadette’s Church Refurbishment Phase 1, Belfast, by Kennedy FitzGerald Architects
• Tireighter Cairn, Park Co. Derry, by Broadstone Architects
RIBA Northern Ireland Awards 2017

24 Apr 2017
Ballymacrea House, Northern Ireland
Design: 2020 Architects
Ballymacrea House
photograph : Reinis Babrovskis

Ballymacrea House
The Ballymacrea house is a celebration of the often forgotten Northern Irish Mid Century Modern homes. Our country produced a small number of beautiful examples of modern houses in this style and the Portrush Area is lucky to have a couple of the best examples by the celebrated local Architect ‘Noel Campbell’.

4 Apr 2017
Ballymagarry House
Design: 2020 Architects
Ballymagarry House
photograph : Aidan Monaghan

Ballymagarry House in Portrush
A 100 year old blacksmith’s forge, rescued and transformed with a modern sustainable and super insulated straw bale and timber frame extension nestled into its existing terrain, opening up to spectacular uninterrupted panoramic views from Scotland through to Donegal.

3 Apr 2017
Queen’s University Belfast Computer Science Hub Building
Design: Kennedy Fitzgerald Architects LLP
Queen’s University Belfast Computer Science Hub
photo : Paul McErlean Photography

Queen’s University Building in Belfast
An iconic and world class Computer Science hub has been opened at Queen’s University Belfast.
The colourfully-redeveloped Computer Science Building will allow the 1,000 students reading computing-related subjects to have access to state-of-the-art facilities.

6 Sep 2017
Ballymun Boilerhouse Rediscovery Centre
Design: ABK Architects
Ballymun Boilerhouse
photograph : Paul Tierney

Ballymun Boilerhouse Rediscovery Centre Building in Dublin
The project gives a new life to Ballymun’s old Boiler House and creates a National Centre of Excellence in Education for Sustainable development.

19 Jul 2016
Nenagh Leisure Centre and Town Park, County Tipperary, west Ireland
Design: ABK Architects
Nenagh Leisure Centre and Town Park
Photographer: Paul Tierney

Nenagh Leisure Centre and Town Park in Tipperary

Roscommon County Council Civic Offices, Ireland

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Ballymena Health & Care Centre
Keppie Design / Gareth Hoskins Architects
Ballymena Health & Care Centre Building
photo from architect

Ballymena Health & Care Centre Building

Titanic Belfast
Architect & Lead Consultant: TODD Architects
Concept Design: CivicArts / Eric R Kuhne & Associates
Titanic Belfast Building
photo : Christopher Heaney

Titanic Belfast

Giants Causeway Building
Design: Heneghan Peng Architects
Giants Causeway Visitor Centre
photograph : Marie Louise Halpenny

Giants Causeway Building

Lyric Theatre Belfast
Design: O’Donnell + Tuomey architects
Lyric Theatre Belfast
photo : Dennis Gilbert/VIEW

Belfast Building : Lyric Theatre

Tate Derry Gallery
Design: John McAslan + Partners, Architects
Tate Derry Gallery Building
image from architects

Tate Derry Gallery


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