#Archidad – Thoughts on being a dad and an architect…

Similar to the #ArchiTalks posts; this ‘Special’ is for Fathers Day where a bunch of architects that are also dads post on their experience of being an #ArchiDad… I guess my first experience of the #ArchiDad was at college where Read More …

#Architalks #Experience cc @RIAIonline

This post is part of the ArchiTalks series where a group of us (architects who also blog) all post on the same day and promote each other’s blogs. The Topic ‘Leader’ for this post ‘Experience’ is Lora Teagarden: The way Read More …

Velux Extensions by Mark Stephens Architects

I was looking at the recent Velux Extensions advert on the TV recently and though about how many times we have utilised Velux extensions in our designs. And the answer was a lot!. From pitched roofs to flat, we are Read More …

#Architalks #UnlikelyInspiration #HerbertSimms cc @RIAIonline #MentalHealth

This post is part of the ArchiTalks series where a group of us (architects who also blog) all post on the same day and promote each other’s blogs. The Topic ‘Leader’ for this post ‘Unlikely Inspiration’ is Eric Faulkner: As Read More …

Going to site (finally) on this Passivhaus

It looks like we’re going to site on this Passivhaus in County Mayo; the plan was to go for full certification but we’ll see how this pans out. It’s taken a while to get there but I’m excited to see Read More …

Mark Stephens Architects in today’s Irish Independent Property Section with other @RIAIonline architects

We are in todays Irish Independent Property section alongside other Irish Architects who designed their own home. Click on the image or HERE to open the online version: This article has also been added into the PRESS section of the Read More …

Mark Stephens Architects on AgriLand #article #news

Mark Stephens Architects have contributed to an article by Caroline Allen on the AgriLand web site (Irelands largest farming news portal) You can read the article HERE or click on the image below: We’ve also included the article in the Read More …

#Architalks #37 #WhatwasIthinking?

The journey I have made to get to where I am now (apologies for using the ubiquitous ‘Pop Idol’ – ‘journey’) has been an interesting one. Spanning many different jobs. In many different sectors. Starting as a small boy wanting Read More …

2 successful planning permissions on Protected Structures

We’ve received notification on two successful planning applications where Mark Stephens Architects were appointed to prepare conservation reports on the protected structures (Listed if they were in UK); both undertaken for Eugene O’Neill Architects (we are more than happy to Read More …

More excellent TY work

Many thanks to Niamh who undertook this design, 3D model & animation of a possible café in Swinford: