Carson & Crushell Architects design landscapes, buildings, interiors and furniture and also teach and write about the built environment.
Prior to establishing their own practice, co-founders Douglas Carson and Rosaleen Crushell worked for a number of award winning architects including RIBA Gold Medal winner Edward Cullinan, Eric Parry, Jonathan Woolf and Patrick Lynch. The following is a selection of projects they worked on:
For their 2010 Design Directory, Wallpaper* magazine selected Carson and Crushell Architects as one of "the world's best new talents" and in 2012 they were Highly Commended in the Emerging Practice Category of the annual RIAI Awards. Testimonials from their clients can be found here.
Douglas has taught architecture in the UK and Ireland and is a past President of the Architectural Association of Ireland. While AAI President he initiated the AAI Mentoring Forum, the Maurice Craig Student Award and co-created the first Describing Architecture exhibition. He is a Studio Tutor and Lecturer at the School of Architecture, University College Dublin.
Rosaleen has a Masters in Urban and Building Conservation and is a founding member of Built Heritage Collective and the ICOMOS Scientific Committee on Energy and Sustainability. She is on the Irish Georgian Society's Traditional Building Skills Register as a specialist in conservation and has full Project Supervisor (Design Process) Accreditation.