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de Blacam & Meagher : Architecture

Contemporary Irish Architecture Practice

post updated 5 Feb 2020

de Blacam and Meagher – Latest Design

PGA Catalunya Villas – Show Homes, near Girona, Spain
Date built: 2011
de Blacam and Meagher PGA Catalunya Villas Spain
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PGA Catalunya Houses
PGA Catalunya Villas – two show homes, designed by two architect studios, de Blacam & Meagher (Dublin) and Lagula Arquitectes SLP (Barcelona).
PGA Catalunya is proud to announce that its two spectacular showhomes are now officially open and ready for inspection. The homes, located in the La Vinya and La Selva neighbourhoods of the resort, have been named after the architects that designed them and are spectacular examples of what is to come at PGA Catalunya.

de Blacam and Meagher Architects – Major Design

Abbeyleix Library, Republic of Ireland
Date built: 2009
Abbeyleix Library Building Ireland design by de Blacam and Meagher Architects
photograph : Peter Cook
Abbeyleix Library Building
Historically there are four phases of development of the Market House, the original retangular plan with a small central capola on the ridge, the 1890’s re-construction in a rural Italian style with new tower on the East elevation and the addition of mullion and transom windows, the Fire Station Free State Art Deco transformation to use as a fire station with library on the first floor and the present Laois County Council commission to a branch library.

de Blacam and Meagher Architects Projects

Key Designs by this Irish architecture practice, alphabetical:

Cork Institute of Technology Campus Buildings, Ireland
Date built: 2007
Design with Boyd Barrett Murphy-O’Connor Architects
Irish Architecture Awards 2007 – Best Educational Building
RIBA European Award 2007
Client: Cork Institute of Technology

Cork Institute of Technology Library & IT Building, Ireland
Dates built: 1997/98

Country House, Morna Valley, Balearics, Spain
Date built: 2009
Ibiza Country House design by de Blacam and Meagher Architects
photograph : Peter Cook
Ibiza House

ESAT Building, Dublin, Ireland

Martha’s Vineyard, Coliemore Harbour, Dalkey, Ireland
Date built: 2006

Trinity College Dublin building, Ireland

More architectural projects by this Dublin architects practice online soon

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland, north west Europe

de Blacam and Meagher Practice Information

Architect studio based in Dublin, Republic of Ireland

This Irish architectural firm is known for its use of natural materials especially wood.

Along with fellow Dublin architecture studio O’Donnell & Tuomey they are referred to as “the godfathers of contemporary Irish architecture” in the book ‘Architects Today’.

Major International Awards and Commendations awarded to this Irish design practice include:

RIBA European Award 2007
RIAI Gold Medal 2004, 1997
RIAI Silver Medal for Housing 2002, 1999
Europa Nostra Award 2001, 1988
RIAI Triennial Silver Medal for Restoration and Conservation 2001, 1993, 1986
AAI Downes Medal 1993
Mies Van Der Rohe Award for European Architecture 1990, 1993

The firm’s Cork building wins at the Irish Architecture Awards 2007

Founded: 1976
Founders: Shane de Blacam, John Meagher
Headquarters: Dublin, Republic of Ireland, north western Europe

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Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory, Ringaskiddy, Cork, Ireland
Design: McCullough Mulvin Architects
Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory - Irish Architecture News
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Beaufort Maritime and Energy Research Laboratory in Cork

City Quays 2 Building, Belfast Harbour
Design: Grimshaw, Architects
City Quays 2 Belfast Harbour building by Grimshaw architects
photograph : Donal McCann Photography
City Quays 2 Belfast Harbour Building

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