Published: Tuesday, February 14, 2017
The RIAI Silver Medal for Housing is the country’s premier award for residential architecture. Awarded since 1953, the purpose of the award is to encourage excellence of design in housing by giving public recognition to architects responsible for buildings of exceptional merit. The term... Read more
Published: Monday, February 13, 2017
On 23 February 2017, the RIAI will present an Honorary Fellowship to architectural critic Shane O’Toole, who graduated in architecture from UCD, and an Honorary Membership to architectural historian Dr Ellen Rowley.
Published: Friday, February 10, 2017
The RIAI in partnership with the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government (DHPCLG) today opened the Joint National Housing Conference. Taking place in Dublin Castle, the biennial conference - which was first held in 1969 - brings together a wide range of policymakers,... Read more
Published: Friday, February 03, 2017
The RIAI has welcomed the National Planning Framework which was launched by the Government
Published: Thursday, February 02, 2017
RIAI Members are invited to enter for the Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge 2017 competition. The RIAI are in partnership in this competition with Centre for Excellence in Universal Design (CEUD), Dublin City Council, The Construction Industry Federation (CIF), and Enterprise... Read more
Published: Wednesday, February 01, 2017
The Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, has announced on Tuesday 31 January that her Department will invest more than €28 million in towns, villages and rural recreation projects in 2017, as part of the Action Plan for Rural Development.
Published: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Two buildings in Ireland have been selected for the 40 building shortlist for the 2017 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award announced by the European Commission and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe. The Model School Inchicore by Donaghy + Dimond Architects,... Read more
Published: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Statement on behalf of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland.
Published: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The Board of La Biennale di Venezia has appointed Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara as curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition in 2018.
Published: Friday, November 25, 2016
The President of The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, Carole Pollard, call for the creation of a National Infrastructure Delivery Agency as part of recommendations made in an RIAI report entitled, “A national infrastructure strategy for Ireland”
Published: Friday, November 04, 2016
The RIAI Statement of Policy on Education encourages and provides support to educators, practitioners, students and the public; to raise public understanding of, and confidence in, qualified professionals and to promote collaboration and cohesion between all participants in professional formation... Read more
Published: Thursday, October 13, 2016
The RIAI have published a new Consumer Guide for Domestic and Commercial Works to provide clients with guidance on building costs.
Published: Thursday, April 07, 2016
The RIAI has issued an updated Client Guidance Note on the Building Control (Amendment) Regulations.
Published: Monday, January 18, 2016
The RIAI digital exhibition - 'Designed in Ireland - A Sense of Place' tells the success story of contemporary Irish architecture and focuses on key areas of expertise including conservation, education, culture, public buildings, urban design, housing and sport/leisure..
Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
The RIAI launches a Housing Policy to help create a framework to deliver sustainable housing solutions for a growing population with changing demographics and evolving needs.