Welcome to Toronto’s third annual Bi Arts Festival, the world’s largest celebration
of bisexual voices in art and culture.
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2019 Bi Arts Festival
Wednesday Sept 11th, 7PM - Storytelling 101 Workshop @ the 519
Sunday Sept 15th, 2PM - Filmmaking 101 Workshop @ the 519
Thursday Sept 19th, 6PM - Opening Reception for Shapeshifters @ Beaver Hall Gallery
Friday Sept 20th, 7PM - Zine launch @ Beaver Hall Gallery
Saturday Sept 21st, 11AM-4PM - Art & Craft Fair @ the 519
Saturday Sept 21st - all day- PWYC workshops
Saturday Sept 21st, 1PM - Human Library @ Buddies in Bad Times
Saturday Sept 21st, 2PM - Author Showcase @ Glad Day
Saturday Sept 21st, 7PM - Bodies in Resistance @ Buddies in Bad Times
Sunday Sept 22nd - all day- PWYC workshops
Sunday Sept 22nd - 1PM - 4:30PM - Drop-In HIV Testing @ the 519
Sunday Sept 22nd - 1PM - Storytelling Open Mic @ Buddies in Bad Times
Sunday Sept 22nd - 3PM - Men's Showcase @ Buddies in Bad Times
Sunday Sept 22nd - 8PM - Cabaret @ Buddies in Bad Times
Monday Sept 23rd, 2PM-8PM- Bi Visibility Day Open House @ Beaver Hall Gallery
A number of key volunteer positions are open for this year's Festival. E-mail Christine at email@example.com or fill out the online application here.
CURRENTLY OPEN CALLS
CRUSH Zine (extended deadline is Sept 6th)
Tuesday September 18th, 2018 - Opening Night - Zine Launch and Opening Night Party with DJ Kim, "Dance, Dance, Dance" @ Glad Day Bookshop
Wednesday September 19th, 2018, 7PM - Storytelling Showcase @ Palmerston Library Theatre
Wednesday September 19th, 2018, 9PM - Film and Video Showcase @ Palmerston Library Theatre
Thursday September 20th, 2018 - Womannish: Redefining Womanhood in a World that Won't Make Room, featuring Eris Eady @ Artscape Youngplace
Friday September 21st, 2018, 6PM-10PM - Art Exhibit Opening & Postcard Show @ Beaver Hall Gallery
Saturday September 22nd, 2018, 10AM-3PM - Pop-up Market @ Trinity St. Paul's United Church
Saturday September 22nd, 2018, 2PM-4PM - Author Showcase @ Glad Day Bookshop
Saturday September 22nd, 2018 7PM and 9PM - How to Self-Suspend (a special workshop presentation), featuring Katie Sly @ Collective Space / RAW Space
Sunday September 23rd, 2018, 8PM- Velvet: A Bi Arts Cabaret @ the Tranzac Club
The 2017 Bi Arts Festival was held September 22-24, 2017. We celebrated with a pop-up market, two art shows (D-Beatstro and Glad Day), an author showcase, Franny McCabe Bennett's one-woman show SMASHES, a wiki edit-a-thon, our zine CRUSH, and a showcase of short film and video.
Check out the 2017 website here.
We couldn't do this work without the support of our amazing community and private partners. The Bi Arts Festival works with community groups, small businesses, and brands, both large and small. When you partner with us, you get access to our team of artists who will work with you to develop unique and creative ways to showcase your business or organization. We love to develop custom experiences that reflect both your brand and capture the excitement of this young, growing Festival. Let's start a conversation - write us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We'd love to hear from you
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