We’ve become an EOT!

We’ve become an EOT! We’ve become an EOT! White Ink began humbly in 2001, with a small but dedicated team of five people. Today, it has blossomed into a diverse and highly trained team of thirty five – and counting! Until 2020 the practice was fully owned by Sean Tunney, Claude Maguire and Joan McCoy…

Becoming an Architect

Becoming an Architect Since 2018 White Ink Architects has mentored 8 members of staff successfully through the Part 3 ‘Professional Practice in Architecture’ course to become fully qualified architects. As a teaching practice, we believe in encouraging young professionals to progress in their careers and extend their knowledge to become the best Architects they can…

Being a Part 1 During the Pandemic

Being a Part 1 During the PandemicExperiences of Ioanna Boumpalou at White Ink Architects Being a Part 1 in a Pandemic Where did you study? I studied at Queen’s University, here in Belfast. How did you find the transition to remote working from working in an office environment? I must admit working from home was…

20 Years of White Ink Architects

20 Years of White Ink Architects To mark our 20th anniversary, we brought the team and loved ones who support us together for a wonderful day filled with sunshine, pizza, music, and copious amounts of cake! Truly one of the best White Ink celebrations to date. It was great to raise a toast to all our new Employee…

2019 at White Ink Architects

2019 at White Ink Architects 2019 has been another exciting year at White Ink Architects! We would like to share the highlights of the year with you. Thanks to everyone who helped make it such a success. Take a look and enjoy! The White Ink team wishes you a Happy Christmas and a joyful New…

‘Be Framed Belfast’ at Culture Night 2019

‘Be Framed Belfast’ at Culture Night 2019 Our fantastic ‘Be Framed Belfast’ installation, capturing iconic Belfast landmarks, came to life on Culture Night 2019. At White Ink Architects staff are encouraged to get involved with the wider industry and actively participate in community events which help to create a lively team spirit. Culture Night, Belfast’s…

The White Ink Sketch Book

The White Ink Sketch Book Technology in architecture – and how we design – has advanced rapidly over the last 5-10 years and continues to do so with coordinated 3D Revit models, BIM and Virtual Reality. Whilst White Ink Architects have embraced this technology and invested heavily in it, we believe that sketching is still…

The best Architect I can be

Associate Áine Glackin tells us how Director Claude Maguire has mentored her since joining White Ink in 2009 and allowed her to become “The best Architect I can be“. Since joining White Ink Architects 10 years ago, Claude has supported and guided my professional development, helping me grow and mature by inspiring self-value and confidence,…

Championing Women in Architecture at White Ink

Championing Women in Architecture at White Ink Sunday 23 June marked 2019’s International Women in Engineering Day – a global awareness campaign which aims to increase the profile of women in engineering worldwide and focus attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in engineering and related industries. Throughout the week White Ink Architects…