Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Cork County Hall10 October 2015
Cork County Hall by Patrick McSweeney, 1965
This week’s Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks is Cork County Hall designed by Architect Patrick McSweeney who was employed by Cork County from 1953 to 1975 and designed numerous buildings in and around Cork City. Cork County Hall, once completed stood as tallest building in Ireland.
‘This building was a radical architectural response to the brashness of 1960s Ireland. Read more about Cork County Hall in the Irish Times
This artwork features in Art and Architecture of Ireland
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