AQAF is an international arts festival, questioning gender and sexual diversity, that takes place each year at the beginning of August. Entering its seventh edition, each year we have programmed both local performers and international talent within a variety of art forms: music, literature, film, dance, theatre, exposition, performance…
AQAF is more than an arts festival. Collaborating with academia and activists, we create a space and a platform for people to express themselves and to meet others. AQAF is a grassroots initiative by the Antwerp Pink House, umbrella organisation for the rainbow community. It relies on community support to create the spaces and representation that we need. Your ticket purchase directly supports queer performers.
For the Antwerp Queer Arts Festival 7th edition, Antwerp creative headquarter De Studio will be the place to be. From August 3rd until August 9th you can dive into an abundance of performances, films, music, slam poetry, lectures, installations, shorts movies, … For Antwerp LGBTQ umbrella organisation the Pink House, the Antwerp Queer Arts festival is one of its yearly biggest and well received events.
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