Thank you, all of you! The final results are in...
We want to take this time to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who shared their art, their stories, their venues, and their hearts, to celebrate 22 days of queer arts and culture for Midsumma Festival 2020.
Next Midsumma: 17 Jan- 7 Feb 2021
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What's Still On
A small number of Midsumma Festival events are still running.
Catch them while you still can.
Midsumma Festival 2020 Photo Galleries
Check out our photo galleries from some of the fabulous 2020 Midsumma Festival events.
Midsumma Festival 2020
Midsumma and Australia Post Art Award Recipients
Australia's leading queer visual arts award featuring early career and established artists.
Recipients Announced 11 Feb
Queer Playwriting Award Recipients
Midsumma congratulates all of the 2020 finalists who presented their work as part of Midsumma Festival 2020, including the 2020 winner Maeve Marsden for Home Fires Burning.
Consultation for Melbourne Pride 2021
We have an opportunity for your voice to be heard and to shape Melbourne Pride 2021 into an event that is truly owned by our communities. We are holding community consultations and here is how to be involved >>
25 Feb + 3, 11, 19, 23, 24, 31 March 2020
What's Still On
The Feather in the Web
All bets are off in an exploration of Eros, the fluidity of sexual identities, and the vulnerability non-conformists face in the constant manipulation and identity curation that governs all romantic perceptions in real life.
The Sky After Rain
The Sky After Rain tells the stories of three queer Iranian diasporas, Payam, Shyla and Shaya through a number of multi-disciplinary moving-image installations.
2020 NEWS AND REVIEWS
Midsumma Festival is very proud of its open access artists and producers. Here's the scoop on many events from some of the great publications that supported Midsumma in 2020.2020 News and Reviews
A day in the life of Midsumma Festival
Our friends at AGL followed our Production & Operations Manager, Mack Ebelt, and our Midsumma team for a few weeks over our 2020 Festival launch to get an inside view on the energy in Midsumma Festival, what it takes to put on a 22-day festival and the fierce team behind making it happen.Watch the full video
Midsumma 2020 Telstra Citizen Reporters
The Telstra Citizen Reporters share and cover their favourite Midsumma Festival experiences. Follow their stories by searching #telstrareporter or visit their pages via their handle.Find them here