Celebrating UCD Architecture

UCD Architecture alumni are being recognised nationally and internationally for the contribution they have made in the area of design.

Congratulations to the following Architecture alumni, who were recognised for prestigious awards in 2016/2017.



Tom de Paor
BArch 1991
In January 2017, Tom will receive an RIBA Honorary Fellowship.






Prof. John Tuomey and Prof. Sheila O’Donnell 
BArch 1976
O’Donnell + Tuomey were awarded ‘Irish Design Hero 2016’ by Image Interiors.





Níall McLaughlin
BArch 1984
The Royal Institute of British Architects awarded Níall McLaughlin winner of the 2016 RIBA Charles Jencks Award.





Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara 
BArch 1974
The RIBA International Prize was awarded to Grafton Architects, for their design of the Universidad de Ingeniería y Tecnologia (UTEC) building in Lima, Peru.