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RIAI Bulletin 53

The Clavis Press
€ 4.75 

Beginning in 1972, the RIAI Bulletin was a monthly newsletter to inform Institute members of the wide range of matters with which the RIAI was involved.



J. Owen Lewis

RIAI Reports

Queen’s: RIAI Letter

Piaras Beaumont

Art in Architecture

Piaras Beaumont

Gold Medal 1977-1979 Report of the Jury

Denis R. Anderson, Anthony Horan and S. Ó Pluingchead Ó Ceallachain

“Urban Renewal in the Netherlands”

Eastern Report

McGrath Lecture

RIAI Annual Conference 1985

Joint Accounts

Michael Collins

Amendment to Scale of Minimum Charges

Seamus Ward

Design Defects Workshops

Denis Handy

Practice Survey

Peter Doyle


Brendan McConville

Salaried Architects

Shane O’Toole

Annual Reception



Arthur Gibney

National Gallery

J. Owen Lewis

Tallaght Hospital

Accessors’ Report

High Hopes in a Hop Store


Taol O’Muire

The Pritzker Prize

Austrian Architect Named 1985 Laureate of the Pritzker Prize

Food Factory Design

Manus O’Brolchain

Sick Building (sic)

Sean Mulcahy

Developments in Domestic Drainage

Matt Cass

Structural Timber in Ireland

Frixos Joannides

Architecture and Environment

Mario Botta


Northern Architecture

New Products

Architectural Criticism

Arthur GIbney

Cryptoporticus and Partners

Vicious and Vile



Redesign University of Miami Campus


Irish Planning History

Building Land Report

New Certificate 

Office Space

New British Regulations

An Foras Forbartha Annual Review

Irish Architecture Slide Archive

Sub-Standard Bungalow

Editor: J. Owen Lewis.

Authors: J. Owen Lewis, Bill Hastings, Daniel MacRandall, Gerard O’Callaghan, Hugh Murray, Tom Carr, Patricia Ennis, Patrick O’Sullivan, Piaras Beaumont, Denis R. Anderson, Anthony Horan and S. Ó Pluingchead Ó Ceallachain, Michael Collins, Seamus Ward, Denis Handy, Peter Doyle, Brendan McConville, Shane O’Toole, Arthur Gibney, J. Owen Lewis, Taol O’Muire, Manus O’Brolchain, Sean Mulcahy, Matt Cass, Frixos Joannides, Mario Botta, Arthur GIbney, Vicious and Vile.

Notices, standards, circular, newsletter, committee, competition, conference, course, lecture, planners, membership, RIAI, Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, AAI, Architectural Association ireland, practise notice, UCD, University College Dublin, Bolton Street, concrete, materiality, design, detail, specification, CIF, Sir Peter Swimmerton-Dyer, Chairman, University Grants Committee, Ted Nealon, TD, Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach, Grand Opera House, Belfast, Robert McKinstry, Melvyn Brown, Tollymore Forest Park, Teahouse, Ian Campbell, Diamond Redfern Anderson, The Watershed Restaurant,

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