Laurence Lord

Lecturer in Architecture

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Laurence Lord is a lecturer at Queen’s University and an architect at AP+E. He studied at University College Dublin, Technical University Dublin and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, graduating in 2006. Laurence co-founded AP+E with Jeffrey Bolhuis in 2013. AP+E is a design and research studio based in The Netherlands and Ireland with an agenda to strengthen the relevance of architecture as a social enterprise and create spaces that stimulate new forms of community and interaction. The work of AP+E has been published and exhibited internationally. In 2018 Laurence was the Co-Commissioner/Curator for Free Market, the Irish National Pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia. Laurence has previously held teaching roles in both UCD and CCAE and has been an invited critic to HLSU Lucern, TU Delft and TU Dublin.


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