Mona Foma

Around Hobart

Mona Foma is an annual music and arts festival, curated by Brian Ritchie, the bass guitarist from the Violent Femmes. The festival is hosted in February of each year.

Initially established in 2008 by MONA (Museum of New and Old Art) this Summertime festival has welcomed big names – Gotye, Nick Cave, Bon Iver and Pavement. Mona Foma is paralleled by its Winter counterpart, Dark Mofo.