Kick Off Culture Night with us and celebrate the birth of a creative community!

Kick Off your Culture Night celebrations with dc2: Gentrify THIS! this Friday at 7pm. From creative engagement to community arts and excellence in practice, you will witness the birth of a creative community like no other.

5pm: Spaces open, meet the artists
6pm: Creative Engagement with Elaine Garde
7pm: Launch Drinks
7.30pm: Outdoor Projections followed by C’mere Til I Tell Ya Dublin Tarot Cards Readings
Spaces & music will keep going until 11pm.

Can’t wait to see you there!
The Dublin Contemptibles


Invitation to the Launch of DC2: Gentrify THIS!

Dear Friends of the Contemptibles,

We are delighted to invite you to the preview and launch party of Dublin Contemptibles 2: Gentrify THIS! next Thursday. Please feel free to pass on the invitation and send us your RSVPs at by Thursday noon. All other details can be found on this website.
Very much looking forward to seeing you there!
All the very best, The Contemptibles

Call for Submissions! Dublin Contemptibles 2: Gentrify THIS!

We are delighted to announce the second edition of Dublin Contemptibles this September! This year, we will take to the streets and spaces of Dublin Markets Quarter and explore the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of gentrification

We are calling practitioners from all walks of life with an interest in art, games, design, photography, public engagement, anthropology, storytelling, music, performance, street art, digital media, public art, architecture, infographics, planning and much more, to submit by 15th July. For more details, please visit our Brief page.

To get updates and invitations, Contact THIS!
Can’t wait to hear from YOU! The Contemptibles

Call for Submissions for 033

bio.space033, host to Dublin Contemptibles, is now available for artists and creatives. This affordable space is versatile and can be used as a gallery, an exhibition space, for events, workshops, pop-ups, studios or as a rehearsal space. If you are interested in renting the space or hosting an event please contact 033 with a proposal at For more on what bio.space033 could be visit

Yours Contemptibly.

Contemptible Fundraiser – Tuesday 14th February

Dear Friends of the Contemptibles,

As there are rumours of a second edition of Dublin Contemptibles, we decided to organise a fundraiser night for 033, the gallery/experimental space you were generous enough to visit last September/October. We need equipment and materials and would like to invite you to support the Contemptibles by coming along to a fine wine & delicious tapas evening. Our Gangsters & Molls speakeasy event will be the most enjoyable alternative Valentine’s night!

You can get more information on Facebook, where you can also purchase tickets at a discount. Vegetarian & non-alcoholic options available on request, best dressed guest will win a hamper/prize worth €50! (fancy dress optional of course) Please RSVP at

Very much looking forward to seeing you again!                   The Contemptibles