The vision of the Irish Georgian Society is to conserve, protect and foster a keen interest and a respect for Ireland’s architectural heritage and decorative arts. These aims are achieved through its scholarly and conservation education programmes, through its support of conservation projects and planning issues, and vitally, through its members and their activities.

Our 2024 Architectural Conservation and Original Drawing Awards are now open to applicants


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The Irish Georgian Society invites applications for its 2024 Architectural Conservation and Original Drawing Awards from all Irish architects and architectural practices, building surveyors, contractors, engineers, and other professionals involved in the conservation of historic buildings on the island of Ireland. The mission of the Awards is to encourage excellence in conservation and to celebrate those conservation professionals and practitioners responsible for projects of merit.

There will be two award categories: one for a conservation project and one for an original drawing (non-CAD) relating to an historic building or structure. Applications concerning historic buildings of all types, including vernacular, are welcome. Previously shortlisted projects have included churches, civic structures, courtyards, and houses both urban and rural.

The application for is available here.

Applications must be received to the email listed below by 12 noon on Friday 3rd May 2024.

For more information on our Architectural and Original Drawing Awards and to see pervious winners click here.

These Awards are kindly sponsored by:

And supported by the Irish Georgian Society London Chapter

Images clockwise from top left: The Gate of Justice, Dublin Castle (Highly Commended 2022), Guildhall, Derry/Londonderry (Winner 2014), Riverstown House, Co.Kildare (Winner 2022), Dublin Castle by Fergal McCabe (Original Drawing 2010)