fuinneamh workshop

fuinneamh workshop is an award winning architecture and design studio based in Cork. The studio focuses on producing well designed and considered work that is appropriate both to the client's brief and the site context. We have worked on domestic houses, public buildings and art installations. The work of the studio has been published and exhibited internationally

Seán Antóin Ó Muirí

B. Arch (Hons), CPHD, MRIAI


Design Principal of fuinneamh workshop. Associate Lecturer in Applied Technology at the Cork Centre for Architectural Education, UCC since 2016. Chairperson of the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland, Southern Region 2017-Present. Inaugural President of the Cork Architectural Association 2016-Present. Lecture Series Co-ordinator / Secretary of the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland, Southern Region 2010-2017. Contributing reviewer to numerous architectural journals and author of 'IRELAND Architecture, 200+ Buildings since 1990' & 'DUBLIN Architecture, 150+ Buildings since 1990'. Invited guest critic to the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and the School of Architecture University of Limerick. Passivhaus Institut Certified Designer with Passive House Academy, Darmstadt, Germany. Studied at the Dublin School of Architecture, DIT. Erasmus Student at École National Supérieur d'Architecture Montpellier, France. Studied under visiting Professors Hitoshi Abe at ÉNSAM & Glenn Murcutt at the DSA. Previously worked with Shay Cleary Architects, O'Donnell + Tuomey Architects, & Cino Zucchi Architetti (Milano). Received Gaisce Gold Medal, President's Award, from President of Ireland Mary McAleese, 2005.


Príomh Dearthóir do fuinneamh workshop. Staidéar ag Scoil Ailtireacht Bhaile Átha Cliath, DIT. Macléinn Erasmus ag École National Supérieur d'Architecture Montpellier, an Fhrainc. Staidéar faoi Ollúna ar cuairt Hitoshi Abe ag ÉNSAM & Glenn Murcutt ag DSA. D'oibrigh cheanna le Ailtirí Shay Cleary, Ailtirí O'Donnell + Tuomey, & Cino Zucchi Architetti (Milano). Eagrathóir Sraith Léachtanna/ Rúnaí ag an Royal Institute of Architects Ireland, Ceathrú Deisceart ó 2010. Dearthóir aithinte Passivhaus Institut le Passive Haus Academy, Darmstadt, an Ghearmáin. Fuair Bonn órga Gaisce, Duais an Uachtaráin, ó Uachtarán Máire Mhic Ghiolla íosa, 2005. Léirmheastóir do roinnt irisí ailtireachta agus údar 'IRELAND Architecture, 200+ Buildings Since 1990' agus 'Dublin Architecture, 150+ Buildings since 1990'. Aoi-léirmheastóir ailtireachta do roinnt ollscoileanna, ina measc RMIT Melbourne, Lárionad Oideachais Ailtireachta Chorcaigh, Coláiste na hOllscoile Chorcaigh agus Scoil na hAiltireachta Choláiste na hOllscoile Luimnigh.

image of brick chimney stacks

Brick Chimneys of the Cork Model National School, Anglesea St, Cork.
Photograph: Seán Antóin Ó Muirí


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