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Irish women in the frame at Architecture Biennale

18th June, 2017
Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, founders, Grafton ArchitectsPicture: Andrea Avezzu

The 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, considered to be the seminal event of the architectural calendar, is under way – providing a forum for architects from both industry and academia to share their new ideas and projects.

The prestigious position of curator of the event has been awarded to two Irish women – Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, meaning this will be only the second time the project has been female-led. They are also the first...

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