Open House Dublin - Irish Architecture Foundation 05 Oct 2012 07 Oct 2012 , Dublin City Centre Architecture Alive! Architecture Alive! is the title of this years Open House Dublin weekend delivered by the Irish Architecture Foundation from the 5th to the 7th of October and is an exploration of the vitality of the city through its architecture, and the people who live work and play in it. Cities are fluid, they have the capacity to live, grow and develop and Architecture Alive! wants us to think about the impact buildings have on our lives and how they shape our environment and us.