Michael McGarry
    Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4573

    For media contact email comms.office@qub.ac.uk
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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

    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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