Michael McGarry

Professor

  • Room 0G.311 - David Keir Building David Keir

    United Kingdom

Willing to speak to media

20082015
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Personal profile

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

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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Research Output 2008 2015

Athlone Community College

McGarry, M., 2015, (Unpublished)

Research output: Non-textual formArtefact

Coláiste Ailigh

McGarry, M., 2014, (Unpublished)

Research output: Non-textual formArtefact

Comment: Procuring Design

McGarry, M., Mar 2014, In : Perspective: Journal of the Royal Society of Ulster Architects. 23, 2, p. 3 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Traces of Peter Rice

McGarry, M., May 2014, In : Perspective: Journal of the Royal Society of Ulster Architects. 23, 3, p. 42-44 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Peter Rice

Case Study; The MAC Belfast

McGarry, M., Jul 2012, In : Perspective: Journal of the Royal Society of Ulster Architects. 21, p. 4-15 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prizes

2005 RIAI Gold Medal - Commended Award

Michael McGarry (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2007 RIAI Silver Medal for Housing Winner

Michael McGarry (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2009 RIAI Awards - Best Leisure Building Award Winner

Michael McGarry (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2009 RIAI - Best Leisure Building

Michael McGarry (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2010 EC Mies van der Rohe Award for Architecture - Irish Nominated

Michael McGarry (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2009 2017

Odile Decq

Gary Archibald Boyd (Host), Michael McGarry (Host), Gul Kacmaz Erk (Host)
14 Nov 2017

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Billie Tsien

Gary Archibald Boyd (Host), Michael McGarry (Host)
14 Sep 2016

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting of external, non-academic visitor

Jo Van Den Berghe

Gary Archibald Boyd (Host), Michael McGarry (Host)
20162018

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Irenée Scalbert

Gary Archibald Boyd (Host), Michael McGarry (Host)
20162018

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting of external, non-academic visitor

Elected Council Member

Michael McGarry (Member)
2015

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups