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Listen, Interpret, Create

It’s what we do, it’s what we’ve always done.

Since 1980 we’ve collaborated with award winning international developers, architects and agents.

The Model Works Media suite of teams is passionate about architecture and the built environment. The teams bring expertise and leadership to the individual disciplines that allow our clients to design, plan and market the most prestigious of projects. Together we are the multidisciplinary practice to take your project from concept to "virtual reality".

Our Key People

These people will look after you and inspire their teams to great things.

David Murphy


David Murphy, Chairman

David Murphy

David holds an honors degree in architecture from University College Dublin and is a member of the Royal Institute of Architects in Ireland. He has 35 years experience in architecture and architectural presentation and interpretation techniques. David is the principle founder of Model Works Media. Based in the London Studio he is still driven by the cut and thrust of running a business with the challenges of the creative studio.

Barry Murphy

Managing Director (Ireland)

Barry Murphy, Managing Director (Ireland)

Barry Murphy

Barry holds a Bachelor of Engineering from University of Limerick. He spent 20 years working in engineering and production management in Australia and the US for the Gillette corporation, before joining Model Works Media in 2001. He leads the scale model department, where he has combined his interest in architectural modelmaking with his manufacturing and technical expertise.

Peter Rogers

Managing Director (UK)

Peter Rogers, Managing Director (UK)

Peter Rogers

Peter has 14 years experience in Business Management and Sales & Marketing across leisure and property markets. In the last 8 years this has been focused to delivering creative, architecturally focused solutions to real estate and architectural industries. Peter joined Model Works Media in 2012 opening the London studio, driving growth, new product offerings, market initiatives and business strategy. Peter takes responsibility for the commercial running of the London business and for aligning the creative experiences with client business requirements.

Micheal Power

Director of Verified

Micheal Power, Director of Verified

Micheal Power

Micheal is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Institute of Technology Carlow. He joined Model Works Media in 1994 and was made director in 2005. He played a key role in the development of architectural digital imaging. Micheal takes responsibility for maintaining the artistic output of the studio at the highest level. He has worked across both the creative and planning sectors with clients across Ireland, UK, Asia & the Middle East.

Lewis Quinn

Director of CGI

Lewis Quinn, Director of CGI

Lewis Quinn

Lewis has outstanding experience in the industry for over 17 years, working alongside the worlds most respected architects and design practices, on a wide variety of high profile landmark projects. Lewis has lead teams on London planning initiatives as well as developing creative solutions for complex marketing projects internationally, with a particular focus on the NYC luxury residential market. Lewis joins Model Works Media to lead the studio’s creative output and develop artwork at the highest level. Lewis takes responsibility for artist recruitment, training and development.

Jose Olivares-Hatch

Technical Director

Jose Olivares-Hatch, Technical Director

Jose Olivares-Hatch

Jose has worked in the architectural visualisation industry for over 10 years at London-based firms such as Miller Hare and Vyonyx, in artistic and technical roles, before joining Model Works Media in 2013. He leads the growing Interactive and IT departments, working with a wide range of creative technologies

Laurence Day

Director of Scale London

Laurence Day, Director of Scale London

Laurence Day

Laurence has over 10 years experience working in London based architectural workshops, including 5 years at Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners. He has an honours degree in Interior Architecture and has taught his craft at various institutions including University of the Arts London. He leads the scale model team in London.

Carlos de Sousa

Business Development Manager

Carlos de Sousa, Business Development Manager

Carlos de Sousa

Carlos has been working professionally within the property model making industry for over 20 years, in this time he has developed his passion for architecture, design and attention to detail. He achieve a first-class honours degree in Environmental Design at Brunel University. He enjoys working with people and likes nothing more than a challenge. Carlos joined Model Works Media in May 2016.

Peter O'Sullivan

Assistant Workshop Manager London

Peter O'Sullivan, Assistant Workshop Manager London

Peter O'Sullivan

With over 8 years experience in the Model Making industry Peter has worked in a variety of roles. After completing a degree in Model Design and Special effects he Spent 6 years at Foster + Partners, Peter has worked on some of the most prestigious Architectural Designs known; his knowledge and experience is vital in assisting running our scale department in London.

Xin Leng

Senior Developer

Xin Leng, Senior Developer

Xin Leng

Xin has been working in the arch-viz industry for the last 10 years. With background in Art and Design, Xin has been focusing on Design communication utilizing real-time 3D graphics and interactive media. Since joining Modelworks Media back in 2014, Xin has been a key part of the development team, involved in each interactive projects from start to delivery as well as providing product support after their deployment.

Laura Begley

Project Co-Ordinator

Laura Begley, Project Co-Ordinator

Laura Begley

Laura is an architecture graduate from Dublin School of Architecture and also holds an honours degree in Visual Arts Practice. With over 10 years of professional experience in the architecture industry as well as office and project management, Laura coordinates projects from inception to completion. She deals directly with clients to ensure that their vision and objectives are achieved to the highest aesthetic quality.

Aidan Lynam

Workshop Manager Dublin

Aidan Lynam, Workshop Manager Dublin

Aidan Lynam

Aidan is a graduate of the School of Art, Design and Printing, D.I.T where he completed a BA Fine Art Degree (1st class honours). He is an exhibited sculptor who taught art before joining the team at Modelworks Media in 2003. He has combined his interest in the visual arts along with his 12 years experience as a senior modelmaker in his role as Scale Workshop Manager based in our Dublin studios.    

Henry Yu

Associate CGI Artist

Henry Yu, Associate CGI Artist

Henry Yu

Henry has worked in the architectural visualisation industry for the last 8 years, in both visualisation & architectural firms. He was previously work at TP Bennett as head of visualisation in 2015. He has been a key part of the CGI team and ensures clients are happy with the results!

Andrey Novik

Head of Animation

Andrey Novik, Head of Animation

Andrey Novik

Andrey has been in architectural visualisation industry for more than 15 years. After joining the MWM in 2013 as a senior artist he's been a core member of the team and as Head of Animation, he drives the studios animations to the highest level.

Dominic Ballard

Senior CGI Artist

Dominic Ballard, Senior CGI Artist

Dominic Ballard

Dominic graduated from the university of Sussex studying Product Design and Visualisation. He joined model works media in 2013 as a Senior Artist with a background in 3d Visualisation and Playspace Design. He treats each project individually and ensures that all images are of the highest standards.

Clients & Partners

“This is the best marketing collateral we’ve worked with, bar none.”

Peter Murray

International Director - Residential

Jones Lang LaSalle

“We’ve a whole suite of CGIs, an animation and an app that have very much been a key part of our sales success.”

Steven Pepper

Head of Development Marketing

Barratt London

“MWM were commissioned to produce two Augmented Reality tracked travel models aiding overseas sales & marketing... producing a truly engaging and creative product... As a result we had one of our most successful launches which was support by this innovative sales tool”

Peter Gibney

Director - City & East London Residential Development

Jones Lang LaSalle

“MWM produced an excellent marketing model and apartment finder on a tight schedule... I’d be happy to recommend the business again.”

Peter Allen

Sales Director


“MWM combine an ability to fundamentally understand and look inside a job, whilst adopting a friendly but ultra professional approach to the task at hand”.

Paul Molloy


Aldgate Developments

“The Model Works collateral assisted in us achieving 75% reservations on launch day. Highly recommended.”

Linda Faucher

Sales & Marketing Director

NU Living

“Model Works Media as a member of the design team was a clear benefit; successfully communicating the scheme to all audiences.”

Ian Ritchie

Ian Ritchie Architects

We're fortunate to work with international clients and partners who have taken us to many parts of the world. The exposure to various cultures, disciplines and the challenges involved, add an exciting dimension to our life and work.


  • Battersea Power Station Development
  • Ballymore Group
  • Berkeley Group
  • Qatari Diar
  • Hines
  • Quintain
  • Stanhope Plc
  • Lendlease
  • LBS Properties
  • St George Plc
  • St James
  • Northacre
  • Chalegrove Properties
  • Aldar Properties
  • Londonewcastle
  • London Square
  • Greenland (UK) Investment
  • SP Setia
  • Oxley Holdings
  • IJM Land Berhad
  • Linton Group
  • Taylor Wimpey Central London
  • Barratt London
  • Redrow
  • Viridis Real Estate
  • Telford Homes


  • Meyer Bergman
  • Libra Group
  • Mountain Capital
  • Meyer Homes
  • Anthology London
  • Rendeavour
  • Linden Homes 
  • Aldgate Developments
  • Crest Nicholson
  • 1 Malaysia Development Berhad
  • Msheireb Properties
  • Howard Hughes Corporation
  • West Eleven
  • Oakmayne Properties
  • NU Living
  • Treasury Holdings
  • Swan New Homes
  • Hill Residential
  • Higgins Homes
  • A2 Dominion
  • SCM
  • IPut
  • Cain Homes
  • Urban Green Developments
  • Cavanna Homes
  • HAV Eiendom AS, Oslo
  • IT Fornebu AS, Oslo


  • Foster + Partners
  • Zaha Hadid
  • Daniel Libeskind
  • John Pawson
  • Eric Parry Architects
  • PLP
  • Make Architects
  • Squire & Partners
  • Farrells
  • Conran & Partners
  • Pilbrow & Partners
  • Perkins + Will
  • 3DReid
  • Glenn Howells
  • Populous
  • SOM Architects
  • Allies & Morrison
  • Axis Mason
  • Jo Cowen Architects
  • Markwick Architects
  • Atkins
  • Studio Indgo
  • Lynch Architects
  • Twist In Architecture
  • Daab Design
  • Cheevers Howard
  • KRJD & Associates, New York


  • Grafton Architects
  • O’Donnell Tuomey Architects
  • Iain Ritchie Architects
  • Henning Larsen Architects
  • Sarah Feather Design
  • a-lab Architects, Oslo
  • RKD Architects
  • ABK Architects
  • Scott Tallon Walker Architects
  • Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Savills
  • Knight Frank
  • Cushman & Wakefield 
  • CBRE
  • Grace Hotels
  • Diageo
  • National Roads Authority
  • Dublin City Council
  • Dublin Airport Authority