Pride in Art Society (PiA) produces the Queer Arts Festival (QAF), an annual artist-run multidisciplinary summer festival at the Roundhouse in Vancouver, BC. Recognized as one of the top 5 festivals of its kind worldwide (Melbourne Herald Sun), QAF produces, presents and exhibits work with a curatorial vision favouring challenging, thought-provoking work that pushes boundaries and initiates dialogue. Each year, the festival theme ties together a curated visual art exhibition, performing arts series, workshops for youth and adults, artist talks, panels, and media art screenings.
What People Are Saying
"An out-and-out cultural bonanza"
— Vancouver Sun
"On the forefront of aesthetic and cultural dialogue today"
— Daily Xtra
"Concise, brilliant and moving"
— Robin Laurence, Georgia Straight