I am an architectural designer currently based in New York, where I have over two years of professional experience, as both project assistant and project lead.
My previous employers include Grafton Architects (RIBA Stirling Prize nominees and 2008 WAF World Building of the Year winners), BOLLES-WILSON (under Peter Wilson, 2013 AIA Gold Medal Winner), and also the international firm MADAs.p.a.m., in their Shanghai office.
Belmont Freeman Architects, New York, NY, US, Staff Architect
Kinlin Rutherfurd Architects PLLC, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect
Grafton Architects, Dublin, Junior Architect
Competitions: Draughting and schematic design development for the LSE and Kingston Universities in London. Close collaboration with lead architects in a genuinely team-based environment.
BOLLES+WILSON, Muenster, DE, Architectural Assistant
Competitions and current projects: Physical modelling (card; foam); 3D modeling; V-Ray rendering; Vectorworks draughting; extensive use of Adobe suite for project images and layouts.
MADAs.p.a.m., Shanghai, CN, Architectural Assistant
Competitions and current projects: Physical modelling (casting; blue-foam); Rhino modelling; V-Ray rendering; AutoCAD draughting; Adobe suite (InDesign and Illustrator).
University College Dublin (UCD), Dublin, IE, MArch, Architecture
Tutors Peter Cody and Chris Boyle helped to direct my thesis study, 'The Architecture of Curiosity', which was based in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, DK, MArch, Architecture
[Dept. 3 Erasmus Exchange] A progressive approach demonstrated the potential that modern technologies can have on architectural design. Studies in plastic and adaptability.
University College Dublin (UCD), Dublin, IE, BArch, Architecture
Emphasis on an understanding of the fundamentals of design, the experiential quality of space, and architecture as craft.
Bauhaus Open 2014 Exhibition, Nomination
Thesis project chosen for exhibition at Bauhaus University, Weimar, Germany.
Bruce Short Prize, 1st Place
Awarded for best design project in UCD (group award).
Irish Ambassador, Nomination
Chosen as one of two Irish delegates to participate at an inter-european 3 week youth conference, held in Germany.
UCD Entrance Exhibition, Scholarship
For outstanding achievement in pre-university examinations