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Marcus Donaghy

Lecturer

School Of Architecture, Plan & Env Pol
Richview Sch of Architecture
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7162757
Email: marcus.donaghy@ucd.ie

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2015.
Title: Irish Architecture Awards
Year: 2009.
Title: Irish Architecture Awards - Domus House
Year: 2008.
Title: Opus Award - Heritage Category - House in Gardiner Place
Year: 2013.
Title: AAI Award - Recasting
Year: 2005.
Title: Irish Concrete Society Awards - Special Award - Kitchen Gaerden Party Wall
Year: 2003.
Title: Irish Joinery Awards - Highly Commended - Reconfiguration of a Villa
Year: 2010.
Title: Irish Architecture Award - Commended - House Garden Graft
Year: 2011.
Title: AAI Awards - Special Mention - Flitch
Year: 2010.
Title: AAI Award - House Garden Graft
Year: 2011.
Title: Irish Architecture Award - Best House Extension - Laneway Garden Wall House
Year: 2012.
Title: AAI Award - Laneway Garden Wall House
Year: 2012.
Title: BSI Swiss Architecture Award- Shortlisted
Year: 2007.
Title: OPUS Award for House For Musicians in Donegal
Year: 2006.
Title: Irish Architecture Award for Kitchen Garden Wall
Year: 2006.
Title: AAI Awards Special Mention Kitchen/Garden/Party Wall
Year: 2006.
Title: Irish Concrete Society Awards - Special Award for Kitchen/Garden/Party Wall

Associations

Association: RIAI, Function/Role: Member
Association: AAI, Function/Role: Honorary Secretary
       

Committees

Committee : RIAI Sustainability Task Force
 

Education

Year 2013 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MArch Subject: Architecture
Year 2007 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BArch Subject:
   

Outreach Activities

Visiting Critic at Schools of Architecture in Ireland and UK; including: UCC; QUB; SAUL; DIT and WIT;
Newcastle University School of Architecture: External Examiner 2012-2014
 

Other Activities

Material Connections: Practice Exhibition and Lecture; UCD 2012
Venice Biennale - Collateral Event 2012  - BSI Award Exhibition; Querini Stampalia, Venice
BSI Swiss Architecture Award: Exhibition of Nominated Architects for Sustainable practice, including Donaghy and Dimond Architects; Mendrisio; Switzerland; September 2012
Pivot Dublin 2010: International Exhibition of Excellence in Design in Dublin - Inchicore Model School design exhibited by Donaghy and Dimond

Royal Academy, London 2009, On Collaboration between architect and musician with Mairead ni Mhaonaigh and Steve Larkin
AAI Invited Public Lecture on Recent Work of Donaghy and Dimond: Trinity College Dublin; Spring 2009
RIAI Southern Region: Invited Public Lecture on work of Donaghy and Dimond; UCC; Autumn 2008
West Cork Arts Centre: Exhibition of Donaghy & Dimond's Competition winning design for West Cork Arts Centre from field of 216 entries in international design competition. February 2009. Presentation and public lecture 6th February 2009.
Becoming: 5 Architectural Competition Winning Projects; Darcspace Architecture Gallery; North Great Georges Street 2009
Slow Architecture Exhibition: Grand Canal 2010
A collective exhibition by artists, architects, ecologists and students on board a barge travelling on by canal from Shannon Harbour to Dublin in 2010 with schools workshops on bard throughout passage. Donaghy and Dimond Architects contributed a specific exhibition of materials form a specific project, outlining their source, composition, provenance and past life, current and imagined future interaction as now built.
Travelling Exhibition-
Homework: Space Garden Structure at UCD Architecture
Exhibition of Practice Based Research curated by John Tuomey
Exhibited Autumn 2006 in Richview and currently travelling to peer Schools of Architecture in USA and Canada

Publications

 

Book Chapters

Donaghy and Dimond (2011) 'House Garden Graft' In: Simone Castelli and Mike Haslam (eds). Slow Architecture and Place. Dublin: Slow Architectural Research Collective. , pp.10-13 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2011) 'A Dublin Terrace' In: Dr Sandra O'Connell (eds). Irish Architecture, Vol 1: The RIAI Annual Review. Dublin: RIAI. , pp.110-113 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2011) 'Flitch' In: John O'regan and Nicola Dearey (eds). New Irish Architecture 26. Cork: Gandon Editions. , pp.116-119 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond: Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond (2010) 'House-Garden-Graft' In: John O'Regan and Nicola Deary (eds). New Irish Architecture 25. Kinsale: Gandon. , pp.114-123 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2009) 'West Cork Arts Centre- Art Barn' In: John O'Regan and Nicola Dearey (eds). Becoming: 5 Architectural Competition-winning Projects. Kinsale: Gandon Editions. , pp.24-31 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2012) 'Laneway, Wall, Garden, House' In: John O'Regan and Nicola Dearey (eds). New Irish Architecture 27. Cork: Gandon Editions. , pp.62-69 [Details]
Dohaghy and Dimond Architects (2012) 'Laneway Wall Garden House' In: Dr Sandra O'Connell (eds). Irish Architecture, Vol 2: The RIAI Annual Review. Dublin: RIAI. , pp.113-117 [Details]
Marcus Donaghy and William Dimond (2012) 'House for Musicians, Kitchen Garden etc' In: Nicola Navone (eds). BSI Swiss Archtectural Award 2012. Mendrisio: Mendrisio Academy Press. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2012) 'Adaptive Re-Use Mountpleasant Avenue' In: Paul Keogh Architects (eds). Shaping the Future: Case Studies in Adaptive Reuse in Historic Urban Environments. Customs House, Dublin 1: Department of Arts Heritage and Gaeltacht. , pp.102-105 [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects (2013) 'Recasting' In: John O'Regan and Nicola Deary (eds). New Irish Architecture 28. Cork: Gandon. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects, Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond (2014) 'House Garden Graft' In: Sean Antoin O'Muiri (eds). Dublin Architecture: 150 Buildings Since 1990. Kinsale: Gandon Editions. [Details]
Virginia McLeod; (2008) 'House fo Musicians Donegal' In: Virginia McLeod; (eds). Kitchens in Detail. England: Laurence King Publishing. [Details]
AAI/Gandon Editions/John O'Regan; (2006) 'Kitchen Garden Party Wall' In: John O'Regan, Nicola Deery (eds). New Irish Architecture 21 - AAI Awards 2006. May 2006: Gandon Editions. , pp.130-137 [Details]

Edited Books

Marcus Donaghy and Deirdre McKenna (Ed.). (2011) Strategies for an Urban Society: UCD Architecture Yearbook 2011. Richview, UCD Belfield Dublin 2: UCD Architecture. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond. (2014) 'Arquitectura irlanadese Rogelio Ruis Fernandez'. ConArquitectura, 52 . [Details]
Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond (2015) 'Inchicore Model School and Tibradden Gate Lodge'. Architecture Ireland, 282 :23-24. Available Online [Details]
Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond (2016) 'Guest editors on Issue 51: On Architechture'. The Irish Review, 31 . [Details]

Other Journals

Marcus Donaghy and Will Dimond (2014) 'Online Publication of Curzon Street' HIC . Available Online [Details]
Marcus Donaghy (2014) 'Hard Yards _ The Frame in the Field (an esssay/review)' Irish Architecture/The RIAI Annual Review 5 :102-105. [Details]
Donaghy, Marcus (2014) 'Hard Yards: The Frame in the Field' RIAI Annual Review Vol 5 . [Details]
Marcus Donaghy (2013) 'Pleated Geometry' RIAI Annual Review Vol 4 Vol 4 :127-127. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2007) '15 Tailor Made Houses - Pierre D'Avoine and Clare Melhuish consider the nature of the one-off house' Architecture Today 176 :54-55. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2007) 'Homework Exhibition- Space Garden Structure - review by Emmet Scanlon' Architecture Ireland 225 :65-65. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2007) 'Donegal Dwelling - House for Musicians' Select :32-37. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects interview with E Scanlon; (2006) 'Craftsmen' A10 New European Architecture 10 :20-22. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2006) 'Houses and Extensions - Kitchen Garden Party Wall' Architecture Ireland 218 :52-53. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2006) 'Cast or Carcass - The Use of Concrete in Kitchen Garden Party Wall' Architecture Ireland 218 :63-64. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2006) 'AAI Awards 2006 Kitchen - Garden - Party - Wall' New Irish Architecture 21 21 :130-137. [Details]
Donaghy and Dimond Architects; (2006) 'RIAI Award for Kitchen Garden Wall' Plan . [Details]
                                                                                   

Articles

Marcus Donaghy (2015) Wallpaper. Articles Available Online [Details]
Marcus Donaghy (2015) Irish Times. Articles [Details]
     

Teaching

Teaching Philosophy

Studio Lecturer in BArch Final Year Programme

Project Based Learning and Research by Design

Pedagogical research through experimental Design Build Projects translating idea/thesis intent in material form at interdisciplinary workshops at les Grands Ateliers, Lyon, France