Michael McGarry

      Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4573

      For media contact email comms.office@qub.ac.uk
      or call +44(0)2890 973091.

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      Interests

      Architecture, urban design, and the public realm

      Particulars

      1978-81 Piano and Rogers / Richard Rogers Partnership London

      1981-82 Josef Paul Kleihues, Rorup and Berlin, Germany

      1982-83 International Building Exhibition, Berlin (IBA)

      1984- Private Practice with Siobhán Ní Éanaigh, Drogheda

      Teaching

      2015 External Examiner, School of Architecture, University College Dublin

      2010- External Examiner, Cork Centre for Architectural Education

      2000-03 External Examiner, Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge

      1990-97 Visiting critic in Dublin Institute of Technology, University College Dublin, Queens University Belfast, University of Cambridge

      1997-99 External Examiner, School of Architecture, University College Dublin

      1987-97 Design Tutor, School of Architecture, Dublin Institute of Technology

      Achievements and Distinctions

      2015 RIAI Awards - Best Educational Building - Award Winner - Athlone Community College
      2015 RIAI Awards - Best Universal Design - Commended Award - Athlone Community College
      2015 Irish Building + Design Awards - School Building of the Year Award - Winner - Athlone Community College
      2015 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture/Mies van der Rohe Award - Nominated
      2014 RIAI Awards - Best Educational Building - Award Winner - Coláiste Ailigh
      2014 RIAI Awards - Best Universal Design - Commended Award - Coláiste Ailigh
      2014 RIAI Public Choice Award - Shortlisted
      2014 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Coláiste Ailigh

      2013 RIAI Awards - Best Educational Building - Highly Commended Award - Ballybay Community College

      2013 RIAI Awards - Best Universal Design - Commended Award - Ballybay Community College

      2013 RIAI Public Choice Award - Shortlisted

      2012 NDFA Schools Bundle 3 PPP - (Member/Competition Team) - 1st Place Winner

      2011 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Dunshaughlin Pastoral Centre

      2010 OECD Compendium of Exemplary Educational Facilities - Nomination - Ratoath College

      2010 OPUS Awards - Highly Commended Award - Dunshaughlin Pastoral Centre

      2010 RIAI Awards - Best Public Building - Highly Commended Award - Dunshaughlin Pastoral Centre

      2010 RIAI Public Choice Award - Shortlisted

      2009 RIAI Awards - Best Leisure Building Award Winner - Ballyfermot Sport, Leisure and Youth Centre

      2009 RIAI Public Choice Award - Shortlisted

      2009 Dublin Parlour International Competition - Shortlisted

      2009 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Ballyfermot Sport, Leisure and Youth Centre

      2009 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Bush Sports Hall

      2009 ‘Imagine’ Inspirational School Design International Compendium Website - Ratoath College

      2008 Kaptol/Zagreb International Architectural and Urban Planning Competition - Shortlisted

      2008 RIBA Awards - International Award - Shortlisted - Ratoath College

      2008 RIAI Awards - Best Educational Building - Commended Award - Ratoath College

      2007 OPUS Awards - Highly Commended Award - Ratoath College

      2007 RIAI Silver Medal for Housing Winner - (Member/Urban Projects) - Clarion Quay Apartments

      2006 Louth LA Design + Conservation Awards - Commended Award - Walshestown National School

      2006 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Private House

      2006 Louth LA Design + Conservation Awards - Commended Award - Private House

      2005 OPUS Awards - Award Winner - Liffey Boardwalk Phase 11

      2005 RIAI Gold Medal - Commended Award - Liffey Boardwalk

      2005 RIAI Gold Medal - Finalist - Smithfield Public Space

      2004 Urban Splash River Irwell International Competition - 2nd Prize Winner

      2004 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Drogheda Institute of Further Education

      2004 Irish Construction Recognition Awards - Award Winner - Drogheda Institute of Further Education

      2003 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Monaghan Education Centre

      2003 OPUS Awards - Highly Commended Award - Monaghan Education Centre

      2003 OPUS Awards - Highly Commended Award - Cherrywood Office Building + Park Centre

      2003 OPUS Awards - Best Housing Award Winner - (Member/Urban Projects) - Clarion Quay Development

      2003 RIAI Awards - Best Housing Award Winner - (Member/Urban Projects) - Clarion Quay Development

      2002 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Liffey Boardwalk

      2002 Excellence on the Waterfront Award USA - Award Winner - Liffey Boardwalk

      2002 RIAI Awards - Award Winner - Scarlet Row Apartment Building

      2002 Abercrombie Prize Winner - (Member /Group 91 Architects) - Temple Bar Framework Plan

      2002 OPUS Awards - Highly Commended Award - Shangan 2C/ Whiteacre Court Housing Ballymun

      2001 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Smithfield Public Space

      2001 RIAI Awards - Award Winner - Liffey Boardwalk

      2000 CCCB European Prize for Urban Public Space (Joint) 1st Prize Winner - Smithfield Public Space

      2000 RIAI Awards - Award Winner - Smithfield Public Space

      1999 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Coláiste Choilm

      1998 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Software Design Building HQ

      1998 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Parallel House

      1998 Cork, Cornmarket Bridge International Design Competition (with Muir Assoc. Eng.) - 1st Prize Winner

      1998 Dublin Corporation Liffey Pedestrian Bridge International Competition - Shortlisted

      1997 Smithfield Public Space International Design Competition - 1st Prize Winner

      1997 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Extension to a Doctors’ Surgery

      1996 EC Mies van der Rohe Award for Architecture - Nominated - Museum at Mellifont Abbey

      1996 RIAI Awards - Award Winner - Museum at Mellifont Abbey

      1996 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - Museum at Mellifont Abbey

      1994 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Extension+ Renovation of a Rectory

      1993 President Robinson Design Awards for Travellers Accommodation - Group Housing Award Winner

      1993 Loopline Bridge Competition (with Fearon O’Neill Rooney Eng.) - 2nd Prize Winner

      1992 EC Mies van der Rohe Award for Architecture - Nominated - Medical Centre

      1992 AAI Awards - Special Mention Award - House on a River

      1991 AAI Awards - Award Winner - Medical Centre

      1991 Temple Bar Framework Plan Competition - (Member/Group 91 Architects) - 1st Prize Winner

      1990 AAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Suite Of Private Medical Consulting Rooms

      1990 AAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Renovation of a Stone Cottage

      1990 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Private House

      1989 AAI Awards - Exhibition Award - House on a Drumlin

      1989 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Unit 16, Merchants Quay, Cork

      1989 RIAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Unit 6, Arthur’s Quay, Limerick

      1988 AAI Awards - Exhibition Award - Extension to an 18th Century House in Leinster

      1988 Irish Timber Council Táin Interpretive Centre Competition - Commended Award

      1987 AAI Awards - Exhibition Award - A Small Country House

      Particulars

      2014 Perspective Vol.23/No.2
      2014 Lecture: "Figure and Metaphor, two placements in Context”- LUCA - Ghent
      2014 Exhibition: CCCB European Prize for Urban Public Space 2000-2012, Centre for Architecture - New York
      2014 Lecture: "Liffey Boardwalk, City meets River” - Irish Landscape Institute - Dublin
      2013 Cesty Do Irska (TU Liberci Czech Republic) : ISBN 978-7490-011-8
      2013 Exhibition: "Describing Architecture” - Dublin
      2013 RIAI Annual Review Vol.3 2012/2013
      2012 Lecture : McGNíÉ Archs. - AAI - Dublin
      2011 A+D Architecture + Details Vo. No.36
      2011 Exhibition: Group 91/ 20yrs on (Member/Group 91Architects) - UCD - Dublin
      2010 RIAI Annual Review Vol.1 2010/2011
      2010 Urban Furniture /a New City Life (Sophie Barbaux) : ISBN 978-988-19508-4-0
      2010 Architecture Ireland Vol.251
      2010 In Favour of Public Space : ISBN 978-8492-861385
      2010 Plan Architectural Review
      2010 Architects Journal No.3 Vol.232
      2009 Ballyfermot Leisure Centre and The Base Youth Centre : ISBN 978-0-9559141-1-9
      2009 Architecture Ireland Vol.247
      2009 Perspective Vol.18 / No.6
      2009 Architecture Ireland Vol.245
      2009 A+D Architecture + Details No.32
      2009 A10 Magazine Issue No.26
      2009 Plan - The art of architecture and design - Issue March 09
      2009 New Irish Architecture 24 : ISBN 978 0948037 719
      2009 Plan Irish Architecture Review
      2008 Ratoath College : ISBN978-0-9559141-0-2
      2008 Architects' Journal Vol.236
      2008 1000 x Landscape Architecture : ISBN 978-3-938780-60-2
      2008 Exhibition : "My Public Space" - Rotterdam
      2008 Architecture Ireland Vol. 236
      2008 Architects’ Journal No.18 Vol.228
      2007 Exhibition: Ireland at the Lisbon Architecture Triennale - "Cuas Anna Livia" - Lisbon
      2006 Exhibition: Group 91/15years on - (Member/Group 91Architects) - Belfast
      2006 House / architecture, design, garden (RIAI) Autumn/Winter 06/07 : ISSN 1649-7732
      2005 Plan Irish Architecture Review
      2005 Architecture Ireland Vol. 211
      2005 Architecture Ireland Vol. 203
      2004 Architecture Ireland Vol. 194
      2004 Irish Arts Review Vol. 21.No.1 (Member/Urban Projects)
      2003 The Encylopedia of Ireland : ISBN 0-7171-3000-2
      2003 Architecture Ireland Vol. 190
      2003 Architecture Ireland Vol. 191
      2003 New Irish Architecture 18 : ISBN 0948037 024
      2003 Architecture in Greece 37/2003 Annual Review : GR ISSN 0066-6262
      2003 Irish Architect Vo.186
      2003 Irish Architect Vo.185
      2002 The Good Place Guide, Urban Design in Britain and Ireland : ISBN 0-7134-8786-0
      2002 New Irish Architecture 17 : ISBN 0946846 812
      2002 Irish Architect Vol.180
      2001 Exhibition: McGNíÉ Archs - RSUA - Belfast
      2001 RIAI Irish Architectural Review Vol.3
      2001 Irish Architect Vol.167
      2001 Topos, European Landscape Magazine Vol.35
      2001 New Irish Architecture 16 : ISBN 0946846 634
      2000 Exhibition : ‘Panoramas Europaens’ Pavillon L’Arsenal -(Member/Group 91Architects) -Paris
      2000 RIAI Irish Architectural Review Vol.2
      2000 Sunday Times Culture Magazine, March19 - Section 9
      2000 Irish Architect Vol.158
      2000 Irish Architect Vol.153
      2000 Landscape Design Vol.295
      1999 A+U 99:07 Vol.346
      1998 New Irish Architecture 13 : ISBN 0946641 951
      1998 Exhibition : Architectural League (Member/ Group 91Architects) - New York
      1998 Irish Architect Vol.139
      1998 Exhibition : McGNíÉ Archs - RIAI Architecture Centre - Dublin
      1998 Irish Architect Vol.135
      1997 Exhibition : Smithfield International Design Competition - Dublin
      1997 Irish Architect Vol.130
      1997 Irish Architect Vol.129
      1997 Architects' Journal Vol.206
      1997 Irish Architect Vol.125
      1997 20th-Century Architecture in Ireland : ISBN -13 978-3791317199
      1997 Monument 21 Architecture I Design : ISSN 1320-115 - Australia
      1997 Architecture Profile 2- McGarry Ní Éanaigh : ISBN 0946641-994
      1996 New Irish Architecture 11 : ISBN 0946641 706
      1996 Irish Architecture ‘96
      1994 Casabella Vol.612
      1994 New Irish Architecture 9 : ISSN0789-0578
      1993 The President Robinson Awards for the Design of Travellers Accommodation : ISBN 1-897598-04-1
      1993 Irish Arts Review Yearbook (Member/Group 91)
      1993 Plan No.6
      1993 The Engineers Journal Vol.46 No.6
      1992 New Irish Architecture 7 : ISSN 0780-0578
      1992 Exhibition : An Urban Proposal (Member /Group 91Architects) - IMMA - Dublin
      1991 Portfolio Vol.1 : ISBN 0946641 17X
      1991 New Irish Architecture 6 : ISBN 0 902345 187
      1991 Making A Modern Street / Bau Einer Modernen Strasse ISBN 0946641 196 (Member/Group 91)- Dublin - Zurich
      1991 1.Temple Bar Lives : ISBN 1-874202-00-1 (Member/Group 91Architects)
      1991 2.Temple bar Lives : ISBN 1-874202-01-X (Member/Group 91Architects)
      1990 New Irish Architecture 5 : ISBN 0 902345 175
      1989 New Irish Architecture 4 : ISBN 0 902345 168
      1988 New Irish Architecture 3 : ISBN 0 903445 141
      1987 New Irish Architecture 2 : ISBN 0 902345 125
      1984 Architects’ Journal No.40 Vol.180
      1984 Exhibition : Proposals for Dublin’s Quays ( Member/City Architecture Studio) - Blue Studio - Dublin

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