Rachel Perks & Bridget Balodis, Ground Control, Next Wave 2016, photo by Sarah Walker

Join the Next Wave Collective

Next Wave Collective is  two year program, where an intimate group of supporters experience Next Wave’s unique festival cycle from the inside.

Meet artists. See how art gets made. Share the ideas that drive it.

The Next Wave Collective is a network of like minded people who support our artists as they work towards presenting their most ambitious work at Next Wave Festival 2020: A Government of Artists. Joining the Collective is a statement about the future you want to see. It means Next Wave artists are surrounded by a loyal community of supporters who share our values.

Next Wave Collective membership includes:

– Invitations to intimate meet-and-greets nationwide.
– VIP access to private development showings leading into Next Wave Festival.
– Exclusive offers on events at Brunswick Mechanics, and Next Wave Festival.
– Opening night invitations at Brunswick Mechanics produced events.
– Quarterly updates from artists about their creative process.
– Personalised recommendations to buy and experience art in Melbourne.
– Private talks and events in the lead up to and during Festival 2020.

Our artists are about to begin their two-year journey towards Next Wave Festival 2020, we’d like you to come along too.

Join now

If you wish to explore other donation options or ways to support Next Wave, please contact Priya Pavri, General Manager on 03 9329 9422.