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RIAI IRISH ARCHITECTURE AWARDS EXHIBITION 2010 Westport House, Westport, Co Mayo

Date:

Monday, October 04, 2010

Time:

House & Gardens times: Open daily 10:00am - 4:00pm

Location:

Long Gallery, Westport House, Westport, Mayo

Cost:

Free

Event Website:

http://www.westporthouse.ie/

Event Information

Celebrating 50 years in business this year, Westport House was designed by the famous architects Richard Cassels and James Wyatt in the 18th century and is one of Irelands’ most historic homes open to the public. It has been chosen to host the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, (RIAI) annual Architectural Awards 2010 Exhibition.  The exhibition contains highlights of the winners and highly commended entries from the 2010 RIAI Irish Architecture Awards.

The RIAI Premier Awards Exhibition is a major component of the RIAI efforts to illustrate and inform members of the public of the impact of good architecture on their lives, and over the past twenty two years there have been 362 such exhibitions all over Ireland; attracting members of the public and press both nationally and internationally with interest in every location.  There were over 183 entries this year spread over 14 different categories, including housing, conservation, sustainability, accessibility, best retail, leisure, public choice and culture.

The Exhibition will be on view in the Long Gallery at Westport House from 04 October 2010 – 30 October 2010. 

House & Gardens times:  Open daily 10:00am - 4:00pm, all are welcome.
 

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