What’s your favourite building in Ireland? The Berkeley Library in Trinity College for its curved windows and form. It inspired me to take up archi(...)

Charming guff: Nigella Lawson, back on BBC Two. Photograph: Gary Moyes

This is the year of Irish design, which I suspect will come as news to people who aren’t directly involved in or especially interested in that world. (...)

At the Orla Kiely presentation during London Fashion Week for spring-summer 2016 on Sunday. Photograph: John Phillips/Getty Images

The hottest ticket at London Fashion Week at the weekend was for Simone Rocha’s show coinciding with the official opening of her first shop in Mayfair(...)

Astley Castle, which has been given new life by Stirling Prize winners Witherford Watson Mann

A holiday home inserted into the crumbling walls of Astley Castle in Warwickshire, by Witherford Watson Mann Architects, has won this year’s RIBA Stir(...)

The Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Ping

Three Irish architectural firms have been shortlisted for this year’s Stirling Prize, the Royal Institute of British Architects’ prestigious award of(...)

Two practices on the shortlist of six for the RIBA Stirling Prize announced today are based in Ireland, and another, in London, has an Irish principal(...)