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No Idea Festival 2018

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Presented by No Idea Festival at Multiple Locations, Austin TX

Feb 22 - 25 2018
No Idea Festival 2018

4 days of free improvisation, composition, noise, installation & sonic interventions with artists from around the world.

No Idea Festival 2018
February 22-25, 2018
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The 15th annual No Idea Festival brings together a selection of artists whose work and participation in the festival has played a role in our development. These artists will be joined by musicians from around the world performing in the festival for the first time.

Audience witness the full spectrum of an artist’s work as they move through new, festival-curated first-time meetings, to

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Ticket prices vary:
Evening concerts: $15-$20 sliding scale
Saturday Afternoon Concert: $5-$10 sliding scale
Sunday Afternoon Site-Specific Performance: FREE

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Contact: 512-767-9825


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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Shot and edited by Mexico City filmmaking duo Meteora during No Idea Festival 2016 in Austin, Texas between February 25-28, 2016. The video captures the gathering and movements of musicians as they reflect on the art of improvisation.


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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.