Dublin Design Night

25 April 2018


Get a behind the scenes with a private tour of Black Church Print Studio and learn how lithography, etching and other print processes work.

Booking required - Get tickets here!


Dublin Design Night is back! Photography, street art, illustration, interiors, graphic design, food, fashion, mixology all in some Dublin's most creative spots. Get your free ticket to make your way around 20 different venues on April 25th where you are invited to take part in free workshops, artist talks, designer discussions, meet the maker events, with some food and cocktails thrown in to sweeten the deal.

Details of each venue are below; there are limited tickets available for this night so make sure to pick up your free ticket well in advance!

Sip on free Jameson Irish Whiskey cocktails while you;

- Learn to screen-print with Jill & Gill at Scout
- Enjoy a screening & interview by Aoife McElwain with Sally Shaw-Smith, the co-creator of the iconic and influential RTÉ documentary series 'Hands' at Irish Design Shop with demo by woodsman James Carroll
- Head along to Atrium Dublin to work with some of the store's fave designers and makers to monogram, embroider, patch and put together personalised pieces from their collections. Create your own Chupi chain, tattoo your T or patch your jacket!
- Get stuck into free eats from the gorge cafe at Industry & Co whilst taking in a throwing demo by Arran Street East
- Check out street artist Jess Tobin doing live sketching at April and the Bear. Each customer will take away a free limited edition by Jess and there will be sketches away to anyone who comes along.
- Make a terrarium to take home at The Garden
- Come along to the fumbally exchange to take part in an on-street live podcast in which a panel of top designers will take your questions and give tips about becoming successful in the fields of art and design
- Get a behind the scenes private tour of Black Church Print Studio and learn how lithography, etching and other print processes work.
- Take part in #BreadAndButter by Institute of Designers in Ireland (IDI) in which successful working designers speak about how to make a living in the design world, set in the beautiful surroundings of the Ballroom in Powerscourt Townhouse Centre
- Check out the Denise Nestor exhibit at Hens Teeth. The artist will be there to talk about her works, there'll be cocktails, and lots of other surprises.
- Hear how the literary and illustrative geniuses behind At it Again create their books at Jam Art Factory
- Learn from the best at Appassionata Flowers and take away your own stunning posy
- Check out multiple award winning photographer Kenneth O'Halloran's work at Gallery of Photography
- Interior Designer Aoife Rhattigan of Restless Design_ will be at Article Dublin talking about as well as Clover Rua doing screen printing demos & giving out free prints
- Try out greeting card design at Maktus, the newest Interesting Things shop in town :-) There's also gift vouchers up for grabs and Costa Rican food
- Meet Sean O'Sullivan of Badly Made Books for an evening of cocktails & collaborative design & notebook making at Designist
- Check out the latest exhibit at the Graphic Studio Gallery
- Learn all about Dublin icons through graffiti / street art at The Icon Factory
- Try making coffee with art at Tamp & Stitch with their guest who will demonstrate how to illustrate using coffee as ink. There will also be free coffee with any purchase
- Get to Find and learn processes involved in renovation of antiques
- Head along after it all to The Bar With No Name for the official afterparty where there will be Dublin Design inspired drinks & promos, sponsored by Jameson Irish Whiskey