dlr LexIcon Library wins architectural awards

dlr LexIcon wins architectural awards

dlr LexIcon has been announced as winner of two coveted architectural awards by the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) at a recent ceremony; it was declared winner in both the Best Public Building and Best Cultural Building categories. Two other projects associated with the Council were also singled out for praise by the RIAI ’s judges, with Dalkey Heritage Centre and Town Hall being highly commended in the cultural building category, and Blackrock Further Education Institute (containing the refurbished library) being commended in the Conservation Restoration category.

 

The DLR Lexicon/ Dun Laoghaire Library has also won a Schueco double award for its architectural merit and has been nominated as one of three Irish designed buildings for the 2015 World Architecture Festival Awards.