Alive! 20 years of Dancehouse

Dancehouse marks its 20 year anniversary with a rare and suitably immense production. Alive! presents 20 of the most significant works Dancehouse has produced and supported since 1992 from 20 celebrated choreographers including Next Wave alumni Deanne Butterworth, Nat Cursio, Jo Lloyd, Sandra Parker, Phoebe Robinson and Paul Romano. Billed as a mini-festival, each [...]

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Solstice

The season one closing party of Arts House, Solstice, is a party of experiments, an experiment of a party. Local artists, including Next Wave alumni Tristan Meecham, Brooke Stamp, Matthew Day, Fiona Bryant and Zoe Scoglio, mark the return to longer days by testing new ideas and sparking imaginations in an atmosphere of celebration [...]

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Exploration of Infinity Within Small Spaces @ Eckersley’s Gallery

Eckersley’s Open Space Gallery (behind the Eckersley’s store on Franklin Street) hosts Exploration of Infinity Within Small Spaces, a group exhibition by emerging artists in their second year in the Australian Academy of Design Visual Art program. Featuring nine young artists including Next Wave Festival 2012 Ringleader Shivanjani Lal, the exhibition explores the infinite [...]

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Pegboard 7 June

The 7 June 2012 edition of our Pegboard is now online. Your Pegboard will always be here with art news and opportunities worth knowing about! Read on for TWO great giveaways, a video peek into our Day Passes, opportunities closing soon and much more. Plus, find out how you can help us make the next Next [...]

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Our Day Pass video

We’ve crammed all the goodness of a Day Pass into a three minute video. The Day Pass was an innovation in this year’s festival – curated, day-long excursions through the NWF 2012 program to share with friends and fellow art lovers, from morning to evening with plenty of pit-stops in between. Follow the journey [...]

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Help shape the next Next Wave Festival

We need some help from the members of our Next Wave community. We want to hear how you went at NWF 2012 so we can be better next time. Tell us what was great and what wasn’t so great. We will read your feedback. We won’t sell your details. So, please, make a cup [...]

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Next Wave @ Melbourne Art Fair

Melbourne Art Fair takes over the Royal Exhibition Building once again this August. This year, we’re on board to curate a project room. NWF 2012 artist Renee Cosgrave will display work as part of this showcase of the next generation of artists. Get under the dome and see it all from 2-5 August.

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