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Minimal, Architectural Language


2006, London, United Kingdom

Selected Architecture

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Carmody Groarke Ltd.
62-70 Shorts Gardens
WC2H 9AH London, United Kingdom


Linked to Change this

David Chipperfield

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  • 2004 - The Biannual Burnham Prize
  • 2005 - Coney Island Parachute Pavilion – The Van Alen Institute Open International Competition on behalf of Economic Development Corporation of New York
  • 2006 - New York Prize, The Van Alen Institute New York – Inaugural Research based prize organised by VAI and published by Princeton Architectural Press
  • 2007 - RIBA Open International; The Festival Centre in Sheffield
  • 2007 - YAYA (Young Architect of the Year) Award Sheffield Festival Centre
  • 2009 - European Prize for Urban Public Space for Skywalk
  • 2010 - 2010 Observer Top Ten Buildings of the Year for Studio East
  • 2010 - Architectural Review Emerging Architecture Award for Studio East Dining
  • 2011 - Windermere Jetty Museum – International RIBA Competition
  • 2011 - Yellow Pencil at the D&AD Awards in Spatial Design
  • 2011 - Silver Pencil at the D&AD Awards in Exhibition Design for The Surreal House at The Barbican Art Gallery
  • 2012 - Joint winner of the 2012 Marsh Award; The Indian Ocean Tsunami Memorial
  • 2015 - RIBA North West Award for Maggie’s Merseyside at Clatterbridge
  • 2015 - Pro-Tem Award Civic Trust Award for Maggie's Merseyside at Clatterbridge
  • 2017 - RIBA London Award for Highgate House

Carmody Groarke Change this

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est. 2006, London

Kevin Carmody and Andy Groarke

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Kevin Carmody and Andy Groarke founded their architectural practice Carmody Groarke in 2006. The London based office has developed a reputation for working internationally on a wide range of arts, cultural, heritage and residential projects. Their completed projects include the new Members’ Room at the V&A Museum the New Architecture Gallery at the Grade II* listed RIBA headquarters, the permanent memorial to the 7 July London bombings, Frieze (London) Art Fair 2011-2013, Maggie's Cancer Care Centre Clatterbridge Merseyside, an artist studio for sculptor Antony Gormley and a contemporary gallery for White Cube at Glyndebourne.

Current project include a new Museum on the shores of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park, Major renovations for of the Dorset County Museum in Dorchester, a temporary museum for Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House in Helensburgh, a new gallery at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester, a new international arts venue for S1 Artspace at Park Hill in Sheffield, and a 19-storey hotel tower in Westminster.

Kevin Carmody studied architecture at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) and Canberra University, Australia. He worked with David Chipperfield Architects before establishing Carmody Groarke. He has lectured internationally about the work of the practice and taught at several architecture schools, including the Bartlett (University College London) 2010-2011, The Royal College of Art 2011 - 2012, and the University of Stuttgart.

Andy Groarke studied architecture at The University of Sheffield and worked at David Chipperfield and Haworth Tompkins, before establishing Carmody Groarke. He has taught at several architecture schools including the Bartlett (University College London) 2010-2011, The Royal College of Art 2011 - 2012, and the University of Stuttgart. He leading one of the 2016 Summer Studios at the Porto Academy of Architecture and is a visiting Professor at The University of Sheffield.



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