Join Us!


€10 per month // €100 per year

Membership is open to all artists, makers and doers!

Membership includes:
Profile Page on our website
Attend Member Events
Access to Member only disccussion groups online and at the studio
Take part in Member Exhibitions
40% Member discount on Gallery Hire
20% Member discount for all workshops and courses
20% Member discount for all A4 ticketed events
20% Member discount for all merchandise and art available on the A4 Shop

To apply:
Please email your artist statement/bio and website or portfolio to

A4 communities member buttonA4 COMMUNITIES MEMBERSHIP

€20/€30/€40 per month // €200/€300/€400 per year
7 Available

A4 Sounds is a nonprofit socially-engaged arts workspace and gallery. Our politics are   feminist, antiracist, anticapitalist, and LGBTQ+ inclusive. Our goal is to support artists and activists who fight for change.

The A4 Communities Membership is open to all artist collectives, activist groups, community groups and similar whose ethos is to enact change through or with the arts.

Membership includes:
2 x Assigned Keyholders
Profile Page on our website
Attend Member Events
Access to Member only disccussion groups online and at the studio
50% Member discount on Gallery Hire & Event Space Hire
50% Member discount for Meeting Room Hire

Choose between:
A. €20pm/€200py: 6 hours meeting room access per month (small groups)
B. €30pm/€300py: 4 hours event space & 2 hours meeting room access per month (mixed groups)
C. €40pm/€400py: 6 hours event space access per month (larger groups)

To apply:
Please email your information about your collective/group/organisation and website link to

25 and under membership rate 3.jpgA4 25 & UNDER STUDIO MEMBERSHIPS

From €50 per month
10 Available

The under 25s are one of many groups adversely affected by the housing crisis and living costs of Dublin City resulting in them being essentially locked out of their futures. This membership is to support young artists working in the city who are struggling to maintain their practice.

To read more about why we introduced this rate please read our blog post here.

Membership includes:
Please read about this membership type below!


From €75 per month
Our memberships are modular starting at €75 per month, with the option of adding a storage locker (€10-€30 pm) or a personal workspace (€100-€130 pm).

A4 Sounds is a interdisciplinary studio space and will suit artists of all sorts that enjoy working in a shared environment and need access to a wide range of facilities over the duration of their projects. Our member artists work in a wide range of disciplines including, paint, print, textiles, activism, socially engaged art, film, documentary, animation, illustration, sculpture, woodwrk, metal work, performance, new media and more. If you are looking for more than just a desk in a room get in touch here!

If you are an international artist looking for a studio in Dublin for a short period of time get in contact via our contact form and leave a note in the what’s your buzz section!

Membership includes:

24/7 access
WiFi and bills
Kitchen facilities
Outdoor garden with mezzaine & bike storage
Member discounts within A4 and local businesses
Profile page on our website

Access to meeting & workshop room
Free Scanning & Printing
Access to shared studio spaces (4 shared studios)
Access to all facilities
Access to shared equipment & materials

Darkroom (Colour / Black & White)
Print Table
Printing Press
Electronics Area
Workshop & Tools
Audio-Visual Equipment
Reduced rental fees to our Event Space for rehearsals & exhibitions
Option to rent a personal workspace short term for the creation of larger works or exhibition preparation*

Professional Development & Training
Free Darkroom Training
Free Screen-printing Training
Free Workshop Training
Free or Reduced fees on public workshops & courses
Regular Artist Talks and group discussion
Regular exhibitions and events
Collaboration opportunities with a wide range of artists
Opportunities to host own workshops and discussion groups or to join those hosted by our members
Ongoing support from the A4 Team
Online studio group to share ideas, ask for help and stay in touch with our members.

Additional Costs
Locker rental, various sizes €10 – €30 per month
Personal Workspace €100 – €130 (currently a waiting list for these)
40% discount for gallery & event space hire

*we have a large workspace available to members to rent on a 1 month basis in our workshop for €130.

More information here!

Application Process:
Applicants should fill out our membership contact form.
Applications will be reviewd by the A4 Management Team.
Selected Applicants will be invited to view the studio, those interested in joining will be added to our waiting list.
When a place becomes available new members will be selected based on their portfolio and available space within the studio. We try to keep a diverse range of artists working at the studio, so from time to time we pause applications from certain disciplines.

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