FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants and is now an annual event in three countries.

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Artist Submissions Open

2015 FIGMENT Geelong submissions are now open! Friend – It’s that time of the year again, yay! Our 2015 FIGMENT festival is approaching and we couldn’t do it without your artistic genius. Our main event will be on Saturday 30th of May in a fabulous and yet to be announced place and time, so get excited peoples! FIGMENT’s simple, the community comes together for an all-inclusive participatory artistic bonanza where you bring the art, make it, and experience it. The gigantic event is a chance to make the city brighter and showcase creativity, one of...

Golden Plains 2015

     Thank you to the amazing 12 volunteers who represented FIGMENT at the Golden Plains music festival in Meredith during the Labour Day weekend. It was easy to spot our camp with our colourful banners and giant cat’s head where we could easily see the stage, and hear the tunes cranking. We got to see Courtney Barnett, Something for Kate, The Bennies, First Aid Kit, and the one and only Village People! Although it wasn’t all fun and games, and there was a heap of that! FIGMENT’s presence in the festival...

FIGMENT Geelong loves you!

FIGMENT Geelong LOVES YOU :) THANK YOU for sharing your love, art and creativity with us and Geelong for the past two years!We are excited about the third FIGMENT Geelong and what it has in store for our city. We are shaking it up and revamping a few things for the event. Show us your excitement for Figment 2015 by sending us some videos and pictures of our past events. Videos and pictures can be sent via Twitter or Instagram using the #Figmentgeelong. They can...

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