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Irish Architecture News

19 September 2007

Dockland scheme to express ‘vitality of Dublin’

The revised master plan for Grand Canal Square in Docklands, with a diamond-like 2,000-seat theatre as its centrepiece, will provide “an architectural expression of the vitality of Dublin”, according to its designer, perky...

18 September 2007

Irish Sustainable Building Show opens Thursday

A highlight of this year’s Irish Sustainable Building Show, which is now in its third year, will be the sustainable wooden house which will be located by the show entrance. Building begins on...

17 September 2007

Omagh memorial’s design to be shown

The winning design for the Omagh Bomb Memorial, by a Dublin design team, will be unveiled in the Co Tyrone town tomorrow. In April, the Omagh Memorial Working Group launched the public art...

17 September 2007

Academy to reopen as offices

The former Academy Cinema on Pearse Street, Dublin, previously the Antient Concert Rooms, which has been derelict for more than 30 years, is to be reopened next month. The building, which has associations...

17 September 2007

Major Restoration For Crumlin Road Gaol

Social Development Minister Margaret Ritchie has unveiled a major restoration programme for Crumlin Road Gaol and announced plans to open the site to tourists and visitors. Some £1 million has been invested in...

16 September 2007

Bidder to be chosen to develop fish market site

The redevelopment of a former wholesale fish-market site in Dublin 7 has moved a step closer. Dublin City Council is expected to choose a preferred bidder to develop the fish market site by...

12 September 2007

Councillors reject 15-storey tower planned for Ballsbridge

Plans for a 15-storey tower on the site of the former veterinary college in Ballsbridge have been rejected by a Dublin City Council committee, despite being less than half the height of a...

11 September 2007

Limerick regeneration plans revealed

Significant plans to regenerate some of Limerick city’s most deprived areas have been revealed a year after two young children were seriously injured in an arson attack. The plans include the demolition of...

11 September 2007

Giant’s Causeway plan dropped

Plans for a £21 million visitor centre at the Giant’s Causeway World Heritage site in Co Antrim are to be dropped. Enterprise Minister Nigel Dodds said the decision to proceed with the winning...