Perth International Arts Festival


Perth International Arts Festival: 10 February–5 March 2017 | Films from 28 November ••• This is a community for PIAF and the arts in Western Australia.

Perth International Arts Festival curates and presents an annual arts festival of the highest international quality. We aspire to create new work and stimulate discourse about Western Australia and our place in a complex and political world.

The Festival’s ambition is to lift audience expectations and opportunities for Western Australian arts practice, contributing to a vibrant and resilient culture.

Founded in 1953 by The University of Western Australia, the Perth International Arts Festival is the longest running international arts festival in Australia and Western Australia’s premier cultural event.

The Festival has developed a worldwide reputation for excellence in its international program, the presentation of new works and the highest quality artistic experiences for the people of Western Australia.

Wendy Martin is the Artistic Director 2016–19.

M418, 3 Crawley Avenue, Crawley, 6009 Perth, Australia

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Upcoming Perth International Arts Festival events

An Evening with Jonathan Franzen

52 going

Perth, Australia

Starting: Saturday, 28 May, 19:00

Ending: Wednesday, 30 November, 00:00

Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano

7 going

Perth, Australia

Starting: Wednesday, 15 February, 20:00

Ending: Wednesday, 15 February, 23:00


1 going

Perth, Australia

Starting: Sunday, 26 February, 19:30

Ending: Sunday, 26 February, 23:30