AVA is an Audio-Visual Arts Festival, Conference, Exhibition, Event Series, Industry Network, and Broadcast, with its beginnings in Belfast, now established across London, mainland UK & Ireland. A movement that has a core goal to celebrate, amplify and develop the strong current of electronic audio-visual art from the ground up.
Since launching in 2015, AVA's main Festival and Conference in Belfast has grown year on year, along with a programme of international showcases, including Mumbai, Amsterdam, London, Manchester and Dublin.
AVA Belfast encompasses a conference, arts exhibition, installations and an outdoor multi-stage festival, showcasing the very best that electronic and irish visual arts has to offer to the legendary Irish crowd.
One of Europe’s smartest young festivals
AVA London is a space for innovation in electronic music. The programme is aimed industry, leading talent, and music enthusiasts. The aim is to give a platform to discuss music and art, the creative process, the current landscape, inspirational learning, as well as a connection to the epicentre of electronic music.
Previous Artists LARRY HEARD / MARCEL DETTMANN / BICEP / JEFF MILLS / BEN UFO / KINK / FLOORPLAN / DVS1 / HELENA HAUFF / JOB JOBSE / RODHAD / EJECA / MANO LE TOUGH / FATIMA YAMAHA / MIDLAND / OPTIMO / DENIS SULTA / HUNEE / MALL GRAB / PAULA TEMPLE / OVERMONO / REBEKAH / SUNIL SHARPE / JAYDA G / OR:LA / SDC / HAMMER / SAOIRSE / MOXIE / SASSY J / TIMMY STEWART + MANY MORE
Our mission is to push the boundaries of electronic music & art, the boundaries of what is possible both inside and outside of major cities, the boundaries of what a festival & conference can give back to its audience.