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16 March 2003

Tom de Paor: Young Architect of the Year, 2003

Text © Shane O’Toole. N³ photo © Frank McDonald. Ballincollig photo © John Searle. Clontarf photos © Dennis Gilbert | VIEW Pictures. All other images © de Paor architects. First published in The...

10 November 2002

Barry Byrne: Christ the King, Turner’s Cross, Cork

Text © Shane O’Toole. All photos courtesy of www.turnerscross.com. First published in The Sunday Times, November 10, 2002, as “Faith restored in Barry Byrne’s vision” An old wrong has been put right by...

15 October 2002

2001 – O’Donnell + Tuomey: Letterfrack Furniture College, County Galway

Text © Shane O’Toole. Drawings © O’Donnell + Tuomey. Photos of Letterfrack © Dennis Gilbert | VIEW Pictures. Model photos © Gerry Hayden. A composite version of pieces that first appeared in The...

08 September 2002

Gilroy McMahon Architects: Croke Park Stadium, Dublin

Text © Shane O’Toole. GAA match photo © Brendan Moran/Sportsfile. Photo of Ireland-England rugby international © PA Photos. Other photos © John Searle, courtesy Gilroy McMahon Architects. Drawings © Gilroy McMahon Architects. Fuller...

17 March 2002

Eileen Gray: E-1027, Roquebrune Cap Martin

Text © Shane O’Toole. Exterior photos and plan variously © Mairie de Roquebrune and Renaud Barrès/Mairie de Roquebrune. Photos of furniture and Le Corbusier letter © National Museum of Ireland. Photos of vandalised...

03 March 2002

Grafton Architects: Università Luigi Bocconi, Milan

Text © Shane O’Toole. Photos of models © Università Luigi Bocconi and Ros Kavanagh. Drawings © Grafton Architects. Pagano portrait courtesy of arch’it and Gabriele Toneguzzi. First published in The Sunday Times, March...

30 September 2001

Scott Tallon Walker & Michael Warren: Tulach a’ tSolais, Oulart, County Wexford

Text © Shane O’Toole. Architectural photos © Peter Cook | VIEW Pictures, with the exception of the landscape-format interior © Michael Warren, all courtesy of the architects. Equinox sunset photos © John Dempsey...

01 September 2000

Tom de Paor: N³, Venice Architecture Biennale

Text © Shane O’Toole. Drawings and photo of souvenir cards © de Paor architects. Bottom photo © Thetis SpA. All other photos © Dennis Mortell. Composite version of the piece first published in...

14 March 2000

Tom de Paor: A13 Artscape, East London

Text © Shane O’Toole. Railway footbridge and pavilion at Four Oaks, Birmingham, designed in collaboration with Eilís O’Connell. Photo of O’Connell’s maquette © Eilís O’Connell. Pump House photo © Douglas Atfield. All others...