Lorcan O’Herlihy FAIA, founder and principal of LOHA, seeks opportunities to engage the ever-changing complexities of the urban landscape while embracing architecture as a catalyst of change.
Lorcan’s professional practice has run in parallel to his academic and intellectual pursuits. He received a MA in Histories and Critical Thinking from the Architectural Association in London. He has taught and lectured extensively over the last decade, including at the Architectural Association, SCI-Arc, Cranbrook Academy of Art, and Columbia University.
In 2004 the Architectural League of New York selected O’Herlihy as one of the eight “emerging voices” in the US. In 2009, Lorcan was elevated to the prestigious College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects. Lorcan’s commitment to design excellence in commercial, educational and residential projects has earned over 85 national and local design awards, including a nomination for the 2016 Beazley Architecture of the Year at the Design Museum, London.