Donal Colfer Architects makes Wallpaper Architects Directory 2012



Donal Colfer Architects have been included in Wallpaper Magazine’s ‘Architects Directory 2012’ (published June 14th) which features 20 of the world’s best young architectural practices. The small studio (director Donal Colfer has only one assistant) works with artists, historians, community groups, developers and private clients. Colfer’s refurbishment of this Victorian terraced house in Dublin’s Portobello neighbourhood focused on replacing a dark 1980s extension. Donal Colfer Architects can be contacted at

The other firms makeing the list:
Estudio Babo, Argentina
Black Line One X Architects, Australia
Dierendonckblancke Architecten, Belgium
Flávio Castro Arquiteto, Brazil
MAST, Denmark
Djuric Tardio Architectes, France
Kuehn Malvezzi, Germany
K-Studio, Greece
JM Architecture, Italy
Koffi & Diabaté, Ivory Coast
Kochi Architect’s Studio, Japan
Eriksen+Skajaa, Norway
Brito.Rodriguez Arquitectura, Portugal
Peter Kostelov, Russia
MYCC, Spain
Waldemarson Berglund, Sweden
Ilai, Switzerland
Ström Architects, United Kingdom
Narchitects, USA

The 20 architects’ work will also be exhibited at the ‘Wallpaper Architects Directory: 20 for 2012’ exhibition at the SW1 Gallery in London from 28 June to 8 July.