Established in 1995, Festival Accès Asie is Canada’s longest continuously running Asian heritage arts festival. Festival Accès Asie is a Montréal-based arts festival that promotes Asian arts, cultures and histories through a diversity of artistic disciplines including the visual arts, dance, theatre, video, film, music, comedy, poetry, literature, performance, new media and culinary arts.Read more
27 years - Festival Accès Asie celebrated its 27th anniversary edition, marking a milestone as Canada’s longest continuously running Asian heritage month festival.
More than 20 countries - The Festival has presented artists of Asian origin from more than 20 different countries including East Asia (Japan, China, Korea); Southeast Asia (Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore); South Asia (Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka); Central & Middle Eastern Asia (Turkey, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan and Armenia).
1000 artists - To date, it has presented works of over 1000 artists of Asian origin from various disciplines.
After more than 25 years of service, our beloved artistic director Khosro Berahmandi is leaving us to enjoy some well-deserved rest! Which is why we are currently looking for someone dynamic to fill his role.read more