Magazine by Eileen Gray / Le Corbusier

This year’s 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, which opens in May, is bound to become known as the “Irish biennale”. Not only is it being curated by Y(...)

Curators of Ireland’s national pavilion at the International Architecture Exhibition at  Venice Biennale, 2018: Tara Kennedy, Jo Anne Butler, Laurence Lord, Miriam Delaney, Jeffrey Bolhuis, Orla Murphy

The curators of Ireland’s national pavilion at the International Architecture Exhibition at next year’s Venice Biennale, 2018, have been announced. Co(...)

Furuzamani Beach, Zamami Island, Kerama Islands, Okinawa, Japan
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     The Hyde Park monument mirrors the places where the four London bombs went off and has 52 stainless steel columns, each representing a victim

The process of architecture is one of improvisation, says Andy Groarke of Carmody Groarke architects, kicking off the third season of the Newnownext (...)

Seven unhappy years after Ballymore bought the Kudamm Karree shopping centre on western Berlin’s  Kurfürstendamm boulevard for a reported €200 million, the complex has been sold for €150 million.

From her self-imposed exile in Paris, diva Marlene Dietrich crooned that she always kept a suitcase in her native Berlin. Thanks to Irish property de(...)

Old and new: the Neues Museum in Berlin, which was reworked by David Chipperfield. Photograph: Michael Kappeler/AFP/Getty

When you work as an architect in Ireland it doesn’t take long to work a couple of things out. One is that architecture barely figures on Irish cult(...)

Damien Murtagh: ‘It has opened up the possibility for everybody to physically design their ideas using a physical tool. It’s a freeform box of magic.’

A modelling product invented by an Irish architect, which went on sale in May, is already selling in a number of prestigious outlets around the world(...)

The LSE student centre by O’Donnell + Tuomey which is expected to make the RIBA shortlist for its Stirling Prize

Dublin-based architecture practice O’Donnell + Tuomey is widely expected to make the shortlist for the prestigious Stirling Prize to be announced tod(...)

Rich Gilligan’s exhibition DIY

A brooding presence at the centre of the Absolut Gallery on the Headford Road, John Gerrard’s Cuban Schools offers a melancholy vision of a system in (...)

People enjoy the sun on the tarmac of former Tempelhof Airport. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

When Frank Reinecke calls to pick me up, it is, he says, a kind of homecoming. Entirely by accident I am staying in the former East Berlin, aro(...)