Vivid Sydney bares the soul of our city through creativity, curiosity and change. For 23 days, the festival will connect our city to light artists, music makers, brilliant thinkers and all creatives. Seek change. Spark a new idea. Shine with Vivid Sydney. 

Light

For Sydney With Love

Ken Done and Sydney. A love story spanning 80 years. He is the city’s great chronicler, and she has been his most enduring muse. In this creative relationship...

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For Sydney With Love
Location: Customs House Price: Free

Equilateral

This futuristic installation at the Overseas Passenger Terminal features a canopy of kinetic equilateral triangles. In unison, they create an amazing...

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Equilateral
Location: Overseas Passenger Terminal Price: Free

Floating World

Curated by Stephen Ferris. Be entranced by shimmering worlds that evoke the wonder of imaginary places. Here, renowned local musicians team up with...

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Floating World
Location: Darling Quarter Price: Free

Checkmate

Artist: Amigo & Amigo Collaborators: Otis Studios Games bring us together. They’re fun, they put us to the test and reveal our skills. Over...

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Checkmate
Location: Darling Harbour Price: Free

Lighting of the Sails

Yarrkalpa - Hunting Ground, 2021 by the Martu Artists and Curiious with soundtrack by Electric Fields and Martu Artists (Inspired by Yarrkalpa...

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Lighting of the Sails
Location: Sydney Opera House Price: Free

Ideas

STAGES Live Show

For the first time in Sydney, join us for LIVE recording sessions of the STAGES podcast hosted by Peter Eyers. Come and hear from some of Sydney’s leading...

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STAGES
Location: Powerhouse Museum Price: Free event - registration required

Audible Live: Stories Made To Be Heard

Join us for a series of LIVE events that introduce you to Audible Original creators who are exploring all sorts of  topics from autonomous sensory...

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Audible Live: Stories Made To Be Heard
Location: Vivid Ideas Exchange - UTS, The Great Hall Price: From: $10.00

Fashion’s Flash: Back to the Future

See the catwalk transformed by a vibrant fashion parade showcasing upcycled vintage garments illuminated with contemporary Indigenous Australian art. Stylist...

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Fashion’s Flash: Back to the Future
Location: Vivid Ideas Exchange - UTS, The Great Hall Price: From: $25.00

Music

Sound On Sound

This special party celebrates the sounds of Latin America, the Caribbean, and the roots of soundsystem culture – all beamed out through two of the most...

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Sound On Sound
Location: Eveleigh Works Price: From: $30.00

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