About

WHAT IS FÍOR STUDIOS?

Fíor means 'true' in Irish

Fíor studios is an Irish Architecture and Design Studio based in Dublin and Cork.
The studio focuses on collaboration to create exceptional, innovative and sustainable architecture.

Our Team

Amy Mc Keogh RIAI

Architect | Founding Director + Creative Director

Amy began her architectural education in CCAE (Cork Centre for Architectural Education) where she did both her undergrad and Masters. Amy was awarded the CCAE highest achievement award for placing first in the 2014 Master’s class. Her thesis project was one of two selected to represent the Architecture school in the RIBA president’s medal award. She was awarded the highest result in a taught Masters 2014 in Architecture from CIT. Amy began her architectural career by working for Heneghan Peng Architects in Dublin in 2014. Amy worked on a variety of projects, most notably on the refurbishment and extension of the National Gallery of Ireland. Amy moved to work with PRP Architects, London in 2016 and returned home to Ireland in 2018 to found Fíor studios, a multi-disciplinary design studio. In early 2019 Amy founded Ireland’s first Design and Food hybrid festival called Design POP, which took place from the 17th to the 19th of May in Cork City. Design POP had 6 pavilions created by 6 Irish Designers and Architects collaborating with Irish food producers to create structures dotted around the city, forming a food and design trail. The festival also had over 19 lectures, panel discussions and a food market. The event attracted over 45,000 people and intends to build on the success year on year.

Kyle Cheldon Barnett

Photographer and Designer

Kyle Cheldon Barnett is a Dublin based Photographer, Illustrator and Designer, with a background in Fine Art Photography, Visual Communications, and Fashion Design. Known primarily for his minimal illustrations, Kyle has also produced one of a kind piece for print, film, tv and has exhibited in Ireland and internationally. He has recently produced a portrait photo series for boutique music & culture festival, Another Love Story, and so many more. Kyle has gained a reputation for architectural photography with his use of light and capturing the spacial quality of a building.