Kieran McGonigle
BSc Dip.Arch (Queens) PhD RIBA

Partner in McGonigle McGrath architects.
Former Architect Director and owner of Belfast practice Twenty Two Over Seven.
Project Architect for a number of RIBA Award winning projects of varying scales and typologies, embracing new build and restoration and re-use of redundant buildings. Own home shortlisted for the Manser Medal in 2008, and awarded the prestigious Liam McCormick Prize in the same year.

Teacher in the Masters of Architecture and Degree Programmes at Queens University Belfast Department of Architecture.
Registered with ARB and RIBA since 1993.
Studied at QUB, achieving First Class Honours and graduating in 1992.

Awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Queen's University's first PhD by Practice in Architecture, in 2021.
Research title: The Alignment of a Manner of Architectural Practice and its Architecture: Rural Houses in the North of Ireland by McGonigle McGrath Architects.

Aidan McGrath
BSc Dip.Arch (Queens) RIBA

Partner in McGonigle McGrath architects.
Former Executive Director of PLACE (The Northern Ireland Centre for the Built Environment)
Formerly Architect Director and owner of Twenty Two Over Seven.

Judge in a number of National and International Design Competitions (including The Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre and the West Belfast Expo).
Contributor to a number of Architecture Publications.

As passionate about photography as he is about food and wine.