School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy

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School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy [72]


The School of Architecture is active in research with some 35 PhD and research Masters students working in a variety of themes. These themes range from Urban Design to Urban and Building Conservation to Building Energy and Environment and Irish & European Landscape.

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Recent Submissions

  • Mee, ALan (FUNGLODE/ EUHT CETT-UB, 2012)
    Harveys assessment of the Lefebvrian concept of the Right to the City is that it is a communal right, shared by association with the community around the urban project. How might this idea translate to a small island nation, ...
  • Murphy, Orla (The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, 2012-03)
    The design of fourteen houses and a community hall in the chapel village of Kilmeena is a built outcome of slow and careful research. Commissioned by Mayo County Council in 2006 to design a ‘village centre’ the architects' ...
  • Murphy, Orla (Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, 2013-11-20)
    Originally dating from 1891, Carnaun National School is one of the model primary schools rolled out by the State. The brief for the most recent extension to the school called for an additional classroom, resource room, ...
  • Murphy, Orla (2012-10)
    To commission an architect to design your house is a brave move. While some practices are rigorously testing the fundamental idea of what a house can be, for the majority of architects private house design underpins the ...
  • Mee, Alan (The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, 2014-10)
    A small book which is likely to have a substantial impact, not least in Irish urbanism, ‘Beyond Pebbledash’ has just been published. According to its authors, "Beyond Pebbledash is both a celebration of an overlooked icon ...