How to Apply
Temple Bar Gallery + Studios has thirty individual artists’ studios with excellent, low-tech facilities in a secure, comfortable and professional environment. In any one year, in excess of forty artists will avail of the affordable workspaces at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios.
There is an annual competitive selection process to award Membership Studios (Six Year & Three Year) and Associate Membership or Project Studios (1 Year) to professional working artists born in or resident in Ireland. In addition to this, the one year Recent Graduate Residency is aimed at artists who have graduated from a bachelors degree in fine arts in the last three years.
The thirty artists’ studios are of varying dimensions ranging from 21m/sq to 55m/sq and are priced between €195 - €260 per month inclusive of bills. Every year, a number of studios will become available for Membership or Associate Membership. On average, the selection committee awards ten to twelve artists studio occupancies at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios each year.
Rental includes utilities, waste disposal, wireless broadband and access to reading room with visual art journals. Artists cite the city centre location, the security and comfort of the studios and opportunities for professional development as primary reasons for wanting a workspace at Temple Bar Gallery + Studios. The artists’ studios are working spaces only and are not residential.