Yvonne Farrell & Shelley McNamara
Directors, Grafton Architects.
Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara graduated from the School of Architecture in University College Dublin in 1974, where they began teaching in 1976. Both lecture and teach internationally. They are also founder members of Group '91 Architects, winners of the International Competition for the Regeneration of Temple Bar, Dublin. Co-Directors Gerard Carty and Philippe O'Sullivan joined the practice in 1993 and 1992 respectively.
Together, they are co-founders of Grafton Architects established in 1978 in Dublin. The practice has been engaged in the design and building of university buildings, schools, housing, houses, mixed use buildings, and institutional buildings, together with urban design projects.
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