Semi Permanent Festival of Creativity & Design will return to Carriageworks as part of Vivid Sydney 2023, from 31 May – 2 Jun. Now in its 21st year, Semi Permanent will bring together the creative industries from across Asia Pacific for three full days of inspiring keynote talks, panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions, demonstrations, installations, and more.

9am, Wed 31 May – 6pm, Fri 2 Jun

Full day ticket

Three day pass

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Megha Kapoor
Head of editorial content, Vogue India, Mumbai

Chris Yee
Artist, illustrator and animator, Sydney

Mikaela Jade
Founder, Indigital, Canberra

wani toaishara
Artist, photographer and performer, Melbourne

Samuel Leighton-Dore
Artist, illustrator and screenwriter, Gold Coast

Namila Benson
TV presenter, radio broadcaster producer and host of Semi Permanent Sydney 2023

Bijan Berahimi
Designer and founder, FISK, Portland

Jazz Money
Indigenous artist and poet, Sydney

Mona Chalabi
Visual data journalist, New York

Filipe Carvalho
Film and TV designer and director, Lisbon

Evi. O
Designer and artist, Sydney

Jordy van den Nieuwendijk
Artist and illustrator, Melbourne

Liam Young
Speculative architect and filmmaker, Los Angeles

Sinéad Burke
Founder, Tilting The Lens, Dublin

Seb Chan
Director, Australian Centre for Moving Image, Melbourne

Mikaela Stafford
Motion graphics artist, Melbourne

Presented by Semi Permanent at Carriageworks.