About

The Irish Architectural Archive is an independent limited company with charitable status which collects and preserves the records of Irish architecture – from the earliest structures to contemporary buildings – and makes these freely available to all who wish to consult them.

The Archive is a non-contentious body which does not involve itself in the planning process or matters of conservation controversy.

The Archive is governed by a Chairman and Board of Directors.

Responsible for the day-to-day running of the Archive is the General Manager, Colum O’Riordan.

The Archive complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland. A copy of the Archive’s Governance Code Principles Statement is available here.

The Archive has charitable status – CHY6240 – and is an approved body for tax relief on donations under of Section 848A Taxes Consolidation Act, 1997.

The Archive complies with the ICTR Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising.

News

08/02/2016

by Colum O'Riordan

Capstones Shift Lecture Series

Capstones shift, nothing resettles right. Telluric ash and fire-spores boil away. (Seamus Heaney, ‘Anything Can Happen’) To mark the Centenary of 1916, the Irish Architectural Archive , the RIAI and its journal Architecture Ireland have developed a joint programme of lectures and articles entitled ‘Capstones Shift: Architectural Legacies of the Easter Rising’ which run throughout 2016. The lectures are accompanied by … Read more

Categories: Lectures