Applications Open for Midsumma Futures

Midsumma Futures will provide the opportunity for today's generation of queer early-career artists – in the first 10 years of their practice –to advance their vocation, deepen their practice, gain exposure and lead the future of queer culture.  

Midsumma Futures will create a unique space for queer professional development. Artists from across disciplines as well as producers, socially engaged practitioners, community leaders, creative thinkers and culture-makers are encouraged to apply to share in the following: 

  • Four dynamic workshops that will challenge, invigorate and strengthen practice through peer-to-peer exchange as well as presentations and activities delivered by established practitioners.
  • A mentorship with an established practitioner.
  • Engagement with Midsumma Festival viaa VIP pass to Midsumma Festival 2019 to experience the intersection of ideas and events.

Applications close: Monday 27 August 2018, midnight. Successful applicants will be announced: mid September 2018. Mentorships will start in October 2018 and run through to May 2019.  

Further details including how to apply can be found at


Tuesday 31 July, 2018
Monday 27 August, 2018
Midsumma Festival
Venue Address
Level 8 225 Bourke St

Victoria, Melbourne

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