new architecture 21
exhibition previews 8pm saturday august 5th
exhibition runs until august 26th
This exhibition is our annual display from the winners of the AAI Awards, the series of annual awards for excellence in architectural design presented by The Architectural Association of Ireland. This year features the AAI Awards 2006, the 21st in the series.
The award winning architects’ projects presented are:
The Downes Bronze Medal may be awarded at the discretion of the Assessors. This year, the jury awarded the Downes Bronze Medal to:Poustinia, Glencomeragh House of Prayer, Kilsheelan, Clonmel, Co Tipperary.
Architects Bates Maher
The maximum number of AAI Awards is seven. This year the jury selected seven projects for Awards. They are (in alphabetical order by architect):Sorrento Heights, Dalkey, Co Dublin
Boyd Cody ArchitectsCity House and Workplace, 41 Francis Street, Dublin 8
Donaghy + Dimond ArchitectsExtension to Dept of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Trinity College
Grafton ArchitectsEngineers Ireland, 20 Clyde Road, Dublin 4
McCullough Mulvin ArchitectsHouse at Crouch End, London
Niall McLoughlin ArchitectsBrooke Heussaff Library, 607 South Circular Road, Dublin 8
NJBA Architects 13a Thor Place, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7
A number of entries may be selected for Special Mention. This year the jury selected 8 projects for Special Mention. They are (in alphabetical order by architect):House, Richmond Place, Rathmines, Dublin 6
Boyd Cody ArchitectsTwo Up Two Down, John Dillon Street, Dublin 8
de Paor ArchitectsKitchen-Garden-Party-Wall, 13 Arran Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9
Donaghy + Dimond ArchitectsMartin Valley Sculpture Park, Cork
FKL ArchitectsReuben Street Apartments, Dublin 8
FKL ArchitectsIjburg, Blok 4, Amsterdam
GE Maccreanor, Maccreanor Lavington ArchitectsNo.33 St. Kevin's Road, Portobello, Dublin 8
David O'Shea, Darrell O'Donoghue, ODOS ArchitectsAthlone Civic Centre, Library & Town Square
Keith Williams, Richard Brown, Keith Williams Architects
The assessors for the AAI Awards 2006 were as follows: Andrej Hrausky, architectural critic, architect, and director of DESSA Architecture Centre and Association, Ljubljana (Slovenia); Carmeé Pinõs, architect, Barcelona (Spain); Dominic Steven, architect, Leitrim; Prof. Ciaran Benson, professor of psychology, University College Dublin (distinguished non-architect).