Open Minds

Limerick City's Resilience


7.30pm, Saturday October 19th
1hr talk by by Peter Carroll, architect (A2 Architects)
FREE, First Come Basis
Limited Disabled Access


Narrative 4, 58 O’Connell Street, V94 XV70
Architect: unknown
Refurbished by Feeney McMahon, 2016


Civic Visionaries: How visionary architecture addresses environmental, social and economic sustainability and how it can optimise the health and wellbeing of its occupants.

This talk  by Peter Carroll, Architect and native of Limerick City, will explore a number of pressing concerns such as sustainability, value and the critical role of the architect. Peter will illustrate his lecture with the award-winning work of his practice, A2 Architects, as well as his ongoing research and teaching on Limerick City and its environs as Senior Lecturer at SAUL (The School of Architecture University of Limerick)


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