Peter Zumthor

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The Ghost House in Stratford-upon-Avon by BPN Architects with Baynes & Co

A house in Northern Ireland and a home by Irish architect Niall McLaughlin are on the 20-strong longlist for the Royal Institute of British Architects(...)

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(...)

Garrett O’Hagan with the chair he has designed  in conjunction with Alex Guflev, an Italian designer based in Vienna. It’s called Aran. Photograph: Alan Betson

Garrett O’Hagan has been long associated with bringing modern international furniture to Ireland. His interest in design grew from an early age, when (...)

Buckminster Fuller’s Dymaxion House could be mass-produced, shipped in a single container and built in a matter of hours

‘I’ve said goodbye to the overworked notion that architecture has to save the world,’ said Swiss architect Peter Zumthor, a Pritzker Prize winner and (...)

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(...)