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GOETHE-INSTITUT IRLAND, COURTYARD, Dublin 2 | 2018
(status | built)
Goethe-Institut, Jimi Shields, TTT thirtythreetrees,

The Goethe-Institut is a non-profit German cultural association operational worldwide with 159 institutes. TTT designed public courtyard at Germany's cultural venue in Dublin City. The courtyard is over basement level and connects 37 Merrion Square to the new language school at the rear by Henchion Reuter Architects. Two shifting plains of granite, each bearing an island of green, made to feel like solid ground. TTT Material Palette: granite slabs (bespoke open joint drainage), granite cobble, cast in-situ concrete upstands, hardwood seating, lighting and planting. Client: The German Federal Government Office for Building and Regional Planning. Photos, TTT. 1 & 5: Fionn McCann

RIAI Irish Architecture Awards - Adaptation and Re-use , Winner 2019
Architectural Association of Ireland Award, Winner 2019
Build Magazine, Courtyard Design of the Year, 2017
EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture, Mies van der Rohe Award, Nomination 2022