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Education and scholarship are vital to the work of the Irish Georgian Society and central to these are the Society’s support of scholarly research in Irish architecture and the decorative arts, its Conservation Education Programme, and its online Register of Theses and Dissertations.

More information about how IGS helps education via the links below:

Conservation Education

The Irish Georgian Society promotes traditional building skills and best conservation practices through holding seminars which aim to provide more in-depth understanding of conservation issues.

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The IGS actively supports research into Ireland’s rich architectural heritage and decorative arts through the publication of an annual journal, Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies, and through awarding the annual Desmond Guinness Scholarship.

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Conservation Awards

The IGS Conservation Education Awards promote greater appreciation of Ireland's built heritage and celebrate the conservation and restoration work done in recent years

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Theses Register

The catalogue of theses and dissertations is an academic resource tool that has been compiled by the Irish Georgian Society in collaboration with Ireland’s academic institutions.

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