The architectural vision of the project evokes the narrative of fibre + place through the story of Irish linen. The role of fibre + place seeks to restitch the social and cultural framework of the linen industry as a means of uniting post-industrial communities

Inserting and extruding new architectural layers to interact with the existing, bridging the gap between heritage and contemporary uses.

Inhabiting spaces where linen can create conversations with and between communities, enabling the narrative of linen to be rooted in belonging and place.

Exploring the future of flax as a sustainable material through technical integration, reflecting on the attitude to decay and repair.

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