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15 July 2014

1885 – Orange Hall, Clifton St., Belfast

Architect: William Batt The Hall was opened on January 27th, 1885. To mark the bi-centenary of the “Glorious Revolution” of 1688 an equestrian bronze statue, by Henry Hems of Exeter,city coat of arms...

14 July 2014

2005 – Unbuilt Royal Dublin Hotel, Dublin

Architect: Ashlin Coleman Unbuilt proposal by Ashlin COleman to replace the Royal Dublin Hotel on O’Connell Street with a more modern and upmarket hotel. The hotel was demolished but this was never constructed.

11 July 2014

RDS and Leinster Rugby announce architectural competition for new arena

RDS and Leinster Rugby have announced an open international two stage architectural competition for a new and outstanding multi-purpose arena in the heart of Dublin 4. The ambition is to create a signature...

11 July 2014

ESB applies for planning for Fitzwilliam Street

The ESB has lodged a planning application with Dublin City Council to redevelop the Fitzwilliam Street site. The design by internationally award winning Grafton Architects and O’Mahony Pike Architects follows from an international...

11 July 2014

Dublin PARK(ing) Day 2014

Dublin PARK(ing) Day is back on Friday the 19th of September 2014 and is calling for all enthusiasts (individuals and organisations) to create pop up parks, installations, art pieces, giant games or performance...

10 July 2014

1970s – Proposed Redevelopment of The Rocks, Sydney

Proposed redevelopment of The Rocks area of Sydney in the 1970s. The Rocks is the oldest part of the city and contains many heritage buildings. From November 1971 until 1975, the New South...

10 July 2014

1900 – Estação da Luz, Sao Paolo, Brazil

Architect: Charles H. Driver Designed by the British architect, Charles Henry Driver, with all of its building materials also coming from England. Driver died just before its completion. Decades after its construction, the...

10 July 2014

1872 – Mercado Central, Santiago, Chile

Architect: Charles H. Driver & Edward Woods In the 1870s Driver designed this impressive market building which was constructed in Britain and shipped to Santiago, one of the major prefabricated buildings of the...

10 July 2014

Temple Bar Umbrellas win German Design Award

The German Design Council’s cross-disciplinary architectural competition took place for the second time this year and honored a total of 48 submissions from numerous high-quality entries with the highest award Best of Best....