St Thomas Road is regarded as one of Mount Merrion’s lovelier roads, leading from The Rise to near the junction of Fosters Avenue and North Avenue, an(...)

James Pike. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

James Pike of O’Mahony Pike Architects has been awarded the RIAI James Gandon Medal for Lifetime Achievement. Carole Pollard, president of the Royal I(...)

Architect Dermot Bannon and Catherine Walsh of the Reputations Agency at the RIAI announcement that its Open Door charity week raised €124,000 for the Simon Communities.

Architects have raised €124,000 for the Simon Communities through their annual Open Door initiative. Architects across the State offer one-hour consu(...)

LEINSTER - Bleach Road by Boyd Cody Architects. Photograph: Marie Louise Halpenny

Yesterday evening Ireland’s leading architects, and many of their happy clients, gathered at Dublin’s Mansion House for the 28th RIAI annual awards. T(...)

The building industry is hiring at a rate of about a 1,000 people a month - making it the biggest generator of jobs in Ireland, says to the Construction Industry Federation (CIF). Photograph: Getty Images

As the last boom and bust cycle illustrated so painfully, a career in construction and architecture is likely to be more exposed to economic risk than(...)

In its pre-election wishlist, the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland is calling for a Government policy on architecture. File photograph: Getty Images

A new minister and department of the “built environment” should be set up as part of the next government, according to the Royal Institute of the Arch(...)