Grand Canal Square by Martha Schawrtz Partners. The square, which is located at the west end of the Grand Canal Dock, is home to shops, restaurants, The Grand Canal Theatre designed by Daniel Libeskind and Le Meridien 5-star hotel. The square has proven itself to be the centre point of a remarkable redevelopment of the city’s docklands.
Grand Canal Square Grand Canal Square, designed by Martha Schwartz, is one of the most famous and easily recognizable examples of contemporary landscape architecture in the Republic of Ireland. Perhaps for all the wrong reasons or maybe for all the right reasons. Its design and conception has proved controversial and has divided opinion.