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06 June 2009

William Hague (1840-1900)

Born in Cavan, Hague was a prominant church architect with his offices in Westland Row. Amongst his most prominent works are the Roman Catholic churches in Ballybay, Kingscourt, and the Archbishop’s Palace in...

06 June 2009

Gandon, James (1743-1823)

James Gandon (1743-1823) was of French Huguenot descent and studied under William Chambers in England . His most important work in England was Nottingham County Hall of which only the façade survives. In...

06 June 2009

Fox, Kevin (1921-)

Kevin Fox graduated from UCD along with Patrick Scott and Kevin Roche in 1945 and joined Michael Scott shortly after. A brilliant draughtsman, during the Busáras project he was responsible for many of...

06 June 2009

Fitzgerald, Desmond (1910-1987)

Desmond Fitzgerald studied at University College Dublin. Very much known for one building – Dublin Airport at Collinstown (1937-1941), Fitzgerald was responsible for other buildings in the city – many of them reviled...

06 June 2009

Yvonne Farrell

Studied at University College Dublin, graduating 1974. Established Grafton Architects in 1977 with Shelley McNamara, whose work together has received numerous awards and has been published extensively internationally and exhibited at Dublin, London,...

06 June 2009

Sir Thomas Drew (1838-1910)

Articled to Sir Charles Lanyon, Drew joined the office of William G. Murray and moved to Dublin. He became one of the most distinguished architects of the 19th century in Ireland, as well...

06 June 2009

Doyle, Peter (d. 1995)

Studied at University College Dublin and the Illinois Institute of Technology, graduating with a Master’s Degree in Architectural Science in 1965. Worked with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe before returning to Dublin to...

06 June 2009

Downes, J.V. (1891-1967)

Joseph Vincent Downes studied at University College Dublin and as an apprentice with O’Callaghan & Webb, graduating 1920. Worked in London with Herbert Baker, Robert Atkinson – acting as site architect for the...

06 June 2009

Tom de Paor (b.1968)

Tom de Paor studied at the Dublin Institute of Technology and University College Dublin, graduating 1991. Has practised privately since 1991, often working collaboratively with other architects and artists, including Emma O’Neill, Dominic...