Royal Irish Academy of Music

Royal Irish Academy of Music

Royal Irish Academy of Music

The redevelopment of the partially listed Georgian building housing the Royal Irish Academy of music. Consisting of a 6- storey extension onto the existing building, covering over 4,394sqm, which will open the RIAM up to a wide variety of new opportunities. 

The RIAM, a core part of Ireland’s culture since it was estab- lished in 1848, have has developed to include: 

  • Double the number of teaching rooms
  • A 300 seat concert hall
  • 5 acoustically treated faculty zones
  • An opera studio
  • A sonic arts hub
  • A music therapy facility
  • A 60 seat tiered lecture hall
  • A library research hub
  • Improved accessibility throughout the campus
    The new RIAM building is expected to facilitate roughly 3,500 students and will continue to provide the highest standards for pre-college, undergraduate and post-graduate musical training.
PROFILE::
Royal Irish Academy of Music
CLIENT :
Royal Irish Academy of Music
ARCHITECT :
Austin-Smith Lord
CONSTRUCTION VALUE :
€20 million
CONTRACT TYPE :
COMPLETION :
2022
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