A new photographic exhibition celebrating the Baroque in Italy runs in the Irish Architectural Archive Architecture Galley and the Italian Cultural Institute from 5 to 22 November 2013. A special lecture on the Baroque in Italy will be given by Prof. Domenica Pasculli Ferrara and Elisabetta Tonazzi in the Irish Architectural Archive at 3pm on Saturday 9 November 2013. Booking is essential.
Outposts of Authenticity – Interiors of rural shops and manufacturing.
Winifred McNulty and Heike Thiele talk about their project
High Shelves, Long Counters.
The lecture, which coincides with the Archive’s current exhibition, will take place at 1.15pm on Thursday 24th November 2013, in 45 Merrion Square, Dublin 2
The Irish Architectural Archive, with the support of the German Embassy in Dublin, is hosting an exhibition on the proposal by the Humboldt Forum Foundation Berlin to reinstate the demolished Berlin Palace in the heart of Berlin as a site for world culture.The proposal is regard as one of Germany’s most significant cultural projects, and the Germany Embassy views the presentation of the exhibition in Dublin as an important contribution to Ireland’s EU Presidency. The exhibition will open on Thursday 17 January 2013 and run for 4 weeks. It be accompanied by a lecture series and a panel discussion featuring Prof Franco Stella, the competition-winning architect for the project, on Friday 18 Janu
ary 2013 at 6.30 pm in the Edmund Burke Theatre, TCD.
Now on in the Architecture Gallery of the Irish Architectural Archive – Merrion Square 250: An exhibition of drawings from the National Archives of Ireland at the Irish Architectural Archive to mark the 250th anniversary of the creation of Merrion Square.
The exhibition is accompanied by a free lunch-time lecture series.
Coming soon to the Irish Architectural Archive Architecture Gallery:
Merrion Square 250. An exhibition of drawings from the National Archives of Ireland at the Irish Architectural Archive to mark the 250th anniversary of the creation of Merrion Square.
The exhibition will be accompanied by a series of lectures reflecting on Merrion Square and its architecture. http://www.iarc.ie/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Merrion_Sq_250_Lecture_Series.pdf
Kevin Mulligan will lecture on his forthcoming Buildings of Ireland volume: Armagh, Cavan, Monaghan (South Ulster) in the Irish Architectural Archive at 1 pm on Thursday 23 August . This is a Heritage Week Event. Booking via the Irish Architectural Archive (firstname.lastname@example.org 01 6633040).
To mark the publication of A Glimpse of Empire by Jessica Douglas-Home
the IAA will host an illustrated lecture,
From Ireland to India, the story of Lilah Wingfield’s journey from Powerscourt to the Delhi Durbar of 1911
Tuesday 3 April at 6.30 pm, 45 Merrion Square, Dublin 2.
Please contact Simon Lincoln: email@example.com or the Archive at 01 6633040
The Celebrating Pugin lecture series is now over. The Archive is extremely grateful to Rory O’Donnell, Christine Casey, Lynda Mulvin, Freddie O’Dwyer, John Maiben Gilmartin and Michael Tierney for sharing so freely of their time and expertise.
We would also like to thank all those who came to the lectures and helped to make this one of the most successful Series organised by the Archive to date.
The last lecture in the Celebrating Pugin free lunch-time series is on today at 1.15pm:
Restoring Pugin’s Heritage in Ireland – Experiences of a Conservation Architect.
Michael Tierney, Conservation Architect