Dark Mofo


Pain and Suffering But Make It Art: A Weekend at Dark Mofo

Mona’s winter festival moves heaven and hell to remind us that humans are horrible but clever.
Wendy Syfret
Way Out West

Dark Mofo Made Me Feel Good About Art and Awful About Australia

How can David Walsh's "subversive adult Disneyland" exist at the same time as a homelessness crisis?
Sam West
Way Out West

Dark Mofo’s Hymns to the Dead Was Life-Affirming

Portal, Batushka, Numenorean, Blasphemy and Spire came to Hobart for one night of crushing, life-affirming metal.
Sam West
we saw this

St. Vincent's Lonely Karaoke

St. Vincent’s Dark Mofo show cast ‘Masseduction’ in a new light, bringing clarity to themes she’s been exploring for her entire career.
Shaad D’Souza
Dark Arts

Holograms, Lasers, and Optical Illusions: Installation Artist Matthew Schreiber is a Master of Light

The Brooklyn-based artist is coming to Australia for Dark Mofo.
Hayley Morgan
Dark Mofo

Mike Parr Proves We Only Face Our Past With White Narrators

The artist spent the weekend buried below a busy Hobart street to make a statement about totalitarian violence. But now he’s out, we should consider why we needed to bury him in the first place.
Wendy Syfret
dark mofo 2018

Maybe We Just Don’t Need the Church

We asked a former Catholic Priest to explain why we'd miss it.
VICE Staff

Nearly 50 Years Into Her Career, Laurie Anderson is Still Fearless

At 70, Laurie Anderson is producing some of her best work ever. We spoke to the experimental icon about politics, art and virtual reality.
Isabella Trimboli
Dark Mofo

Alice Glass, Autechre, and Other Essential Shows at Dark Mofo 2018

The Dark Mofo lineup is stacked, but don't worry: we've put together a guide to help you find the best gigs, parties, and other spooky events.
Shaad D’Souza
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting Into Autechre

The duo’s latest offering is an 8-hour collection of brain-liquifying beats, low hz static, and other shredded software sounds. Most of their catalog is pretty imposing, so here’s where to start.
Colin Joyce
Holy Shit

St. Vincent, Alice Glass and Laurie Anderson Are Playing Dark Mofo

Plus: Tanya Tagaq! Laurie Anderson! Haxan Cloak! Lydia Lunch! Zola Jesus! William Basinski! Someone get me to Hobart already!
Shaad D’Souza
Dark Mofo

Electric Wizard Are Coming to Australia for Dark Mofo

The stoner doom gods are playing one show in the dead of winter for MONA's festival of sex and death.
Shaad D’Souza