Making Connections

Create, chat and connect with art and artists in Temple Bar. For free. For everybody.

Making Connections introduces you to contemporary art and artists through an exciting live and online programme of artist workshops, exhibition tours, studio visits, artist talks and more!

Highlights include:

Summer School

Three days in summer dedicated to having fun, thinking like an artist, exploring and art-making in our neighbourhood and yours!

Stimulate your creativity with a lively programme of online and outdoor interactive projects created by TBG+S studio artists. Learn about art and artists, make your own work and explore your outdoor surroundings with a new creative eye.

The Artist’s Way

Ever wondered what artists do all day? Find out what happens behind the studio doors and in the gallery in this day-long programme which explores the many activities that take place in our building, through talks, tours, studio visits and more.

Winter School

Brighten up the dark evenings in winter! Expand your ideas of art and explore stages of the art-making process through artist workshops, talks and tours. Create your own art, join the conversation, and get to know the TBG+S community.

Art Walk

Discover the vibrant contemporary art in Dublin’s cultural quarter. Art Walk is a free guided tour hosted by Temple Bar Gallery + Studios introducing new audiences to contemporary art. Over an afternoon (1hr), Art Walk takes you inside Temple Bar Gallery + Studios and neighbouring galleries and studios including, Project Arts Centre, Black Church Print Studio and the Gallery of Photography.

Led by a team of friendly staff, this is a great introduction to contemporary art in Ireland and an opportunity to gain insight into exhibitions and art organisations in the Temple Bar cultural community in a relaxed and engaging way.

Visit What's On below for details on upcoming events.