Make. Learn. Experience. Collect.

Welcome to Black Church Print Studio. We are an artist collective and one of the leading contemporary fine art print studios in Ireland.

About Our Studio

 Established in 1982, Black Church Print Studio provides fully equipped facilities for all types of fine art printmaking from traditional to innovative techniques.
Approximately two hundred artists use the workshop yearly through our various access programmes, courses and workshops.
Full-time technical and administrative support is available from Mondays through Fridays from 10am – 5pm.
Workshop tours are available by appointment.

Black Church Print Studio is a non-profit organisation grant-aided by the Arts Council, Dublin City Council and Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.

Courses & Workshops

We provide beginners and intermediate level workshops in screenprinting, etching, relief, book binding and more.

Courses & Workshops

We provide beginners and intermediate level workshops in screenprinting, etching, relief, book binding and more.

Become a Member

Members are keyholders  with  24/7 access to the Studio in Dublin’s City Centre.  We offer introductory rates for recent graduates and have reduced rates for members living outside of Dublin.

Featured Artist

Nick Boon

Title : System Restore 1563746981093
Medium : SVG on kozo / edition of 12
Paper size : 30cm x 21cm

Nick Boon is an artist and musician based in Dublin. He completed a BA (Hons) Degree in Fine Art at the National College of Art and Design in 2013 specializing in printmaking, and was awarded the Black Church John Kelly RHA (1932-2006) Award. His work is held in private and public collections including The National Irish Visual Arts Library at NCAD, and the Office of Public Works.


Weekend Workshop: Green Etching

Sat 6 & Sun 7 Nov 2021
This workshop will introduce participants to a greener method of etching. This technique involves using a mordant based on copper sulphate, saniflush, salt and water to etch aluminum and zinc plates. This method is environmentally friendlier, safer to work with and has very good results. The course is suitable for all levels of experience from beginners to advanced level in etching.

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Current Exhibition: Fade to Black

Thursday 9th – 25th September 2021
‘Fade to Black’ presents work by eight artists – Robert Barry, David Blamey, Chloe Brenan, Et n’est-ce*, Hazel Egan, John Lalor, Catriona Leahy, Anja Mahler, Yoko Ono, Sarah Pierce, Endre Tot, Ian Wilson.

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Black Church Print Studio
4 Temple Bar
Dublin 2
D02 YK53
Tel: (353) 1 677 3629

Opening hours: 10am-5pm, Mon-Fri.
General Manager: Hazel Burke

Technical Manager: David McGinn