Stephen Farrell Photography

Architecture & Conservation


Highlights from years of historic building surveys across the island of Ireland, including thematic surveys with Dublin Civic Trust, County surveys with NIAH, the Second Survey of Northern Ireland with NIEA, as well as various commissions for local authorities and Grade I conservation architects.

Staircase, Sherrard Street, Dublin

Front cover of "Irish Period Houses: A Conservation Manual", Dublin Civic Trust (2016)

Russborough House, County Wicklow

Commissioned by Dr. Christine Casey

The Saloon, No.85 St. Stephen's Green

commissioned by Dr. Christine Casey for 'The Eighteenth-Century Dublin Town House'

Henrietta Street Stitched Streetscape

Commissioned by Dublin City Council (Henrietta Street Conservation Plan)

Wilton House, Dublin

Exhibition of Commercial Buildings of Dublin 1960-1985 (Dublin Civic Trust)

Agriculture House, Kildare Street

Exhibition of Commercial Buildings of Dublin 1960-1985 (Dublin Civic Trust)

Clomantagh Castle, Freshford

County Kilkenny (Irish Landmark Trust)

St. Kieran's College, Kilkenny

County Kilkenny NIAH Survey

St Matthew's Church of Ireland

Belfast (Second Survey of Northern Ireland)

Mourne Farmstead, County Down

Commission by Mourne Heritage Trust

No. 3 Henrietta Street, Dublin

Commission by Dublin City Council (Henrietta Street Conservation Plan)

Michael Stapleton Plasterwork, Powerscourt Townhouse, Dublin

Published in "The Stapleton Collection", Dr. Conor Lucey

Mayglass Farmstead, County Wexford

Thatch Survey of County Wexford, NIAH

Vernacular Roofscape

County Tyrone (Second Survey of Northern Ireland)

The Gold Salon, Carton House, County Kildare

commissioned for the publication 'Decorative plasterwork in Ireland and Europe : Ornament and the Early Modern Interior' by Christine Casey and Conor Lucey

Largely shot in the manner of a street photographer, this section includes glimpses of daily life and architecture from Latin America, Europe and South East Asia.

Coca Cola Girl

Panajachel, Guatemala

Sacred Water Ceremony

Bali, Indonesia

Mount Agung

Padang Bai, Bali

Guanajuato, Mexico

Exhibited at PhotoIreland 2017 "Regarding the Hispanic World"

Templo de Nuestra Señora de la Salud

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Tequila, Jalisco

Contemporary Architecture

Cuna de Tierra Vineyard, Mexico

Uisneach Visitor Centre, County Kildare

Irish Aid Centre, O'Connell Street, Dublin

by Tom DePaor, photographed in collaboration with Dennis Gilbert

Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York

Department of Finance, Merrion Street, Dublin

Collaboration with Dennis Gilbert

Penthouse, Dublin

Rich Lift

Commission by BIG Magazine, New York


Fine Art

Professional architectural photography and historic building consultant.

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Building Care & Conservation, Trinity College Dublin, 2006

BA(Hons) Documentary Photography, University of Wales, 2001