Festivals

This is a listing of upcoming major events, including festivals, biennials, triennials, fairs and conferences. You can add an event using our online form.

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Craft & Quilt Fair
24 Jul 2024 - 27 Jul 2024
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cairns Indigenous Art Fair
25 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024
Cairns, Queensland
Indian Ocean Craft Triennial
1 Aug 2024 - 30 Oct 2024
Perth, Western Australia
KLAART 2024
8 Aug 2024 - 24 Aug 2024
Kampala, Uganda
Handarty Korea
22 Aug 2024 - 25 Aug 2024
Seoul, South Korea
Homo Faber
31 Aug 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
Venice, Italy
Radiant Pavilion
4 Sep 2024 - 12 Sep 2024
Melbourne, Australia
Wa: Melbourne Ikebana Festival, Melbourne Ikebana Container Award & Hiroe Swen Exhibition
5 Sep 2024 - 8 Sep 2024
Salon, Community & Linen Rooms, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne Recital Centre & Bereula House (Mornington)
Gyeonggi Ceramics Biennale
6 Sep 2024 - 20 Oct 2024
Gyeonggi, South Korea
Goroka Bilum Festival
11 Sep 2024 - 16 Sep 2024
Bird of Paradise Hotel, Goroka, Papua New Guinea
Go for Kogei 2024
14 Sep 2024 - 20 Oct 2024
Toyama, Kanazawa, Japan
Revelations China
19 Sep 2024 - 23 Sep 2024
Beijing, China
Made in Canada: Sustainable Fibre Arts Conference 2024
19 Sep 2024 - 23 Sep 2024
Rocky Harbour, NL
Craftistanbul Handicraft Fair
2 Oct 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
Istanbul, Turkey
Inacraft
2 Oct 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
all halls, Balai Sidang Jakarta Convention Center, Indonesia
Stockholm Craft Week
2 Oct 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
Stockholm, Sweden
19th National Jewellers and Metalsmiths Conference
4 Oct 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
Perth, Western Australia
Lembata Tenun (Textile) Festival
15 Oct 2024 - 20 Oct 2024
Lembata Island, Indonesia
Making Futures
17 Oct 2024 - 19 Oct 2024
Plymouth
Lifestyle Vietnam
18 Oct 2024 - 21 Oct 2024
Ho Chi Minh City
Tasmanian Craft Fair
1 Nov 2024 - 3 Nov 2024
Deloraine, Tasmania
9th ASEAN Traditional Textiles Symposium
3 Nov 2024 - 6 Nov 2024
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Australian Ceramics Open Studios
23 Nov 2024 - 24 Nov 2024
Australia
Lao Handicraft Festival
26 Nov 2024 - 3 Nov 2024
Lao-ITECC
Kogei Art Fair in Kanazawa
29 Nov 2024 - 1 Dec 2024
Hyatt Centric Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
World Ikat Textiles Symposium
3 Dec 2024 - 6 Dec 2024
Baguio, Philippines
Ausglass Conference TBC
1 Jan 2025 - 1 Jan 2025
yet to be confirmed
Alice Springs Beanie Festival
20 Jun 2025 - 23 Jun 2025
Alice Springs
Australian Ceramics Triennale
2 Oct 2025 - 5 Oct 2025
Fremantle, Australia
British Textile Biennial
2 Oct 2025 - 2 Nov 2025
East Lancashire