Emerging Curators Program open!

Are you a curator (or artist-as-curator, producer, writer, activist or other type of organiser) with an idea for a curatorial project? Applications are now open for our Emerging Curators Program, which seeks research-driven curatorial projects for development over 12 months with one of five partner organisations: Arts Project Australia, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Gertrude Contemporary, […]

5 Sept 2013 Pegboard is out

Your pre-election Pegboard is here! Packed with announcements, festivals and other distractions to help you think happy thoughts throughout the weekend. The big NW news is that we’ve selected our final 4 projects to premiere in galleries about town for the 2014 Festival – so dig in to get the scoop on our successful emerging […]

ECP Announced!

Next Wave has been running our flagship Emerging Curators’ Program with program partner Gertrude for over a decade now. This year we’ve expanded the program by getting West Space, the Centre for Contemporary Photography and Craft on board too and we’ve received a record number of applications.  Following a rigorous selection process, we’re now pleased […]

Emerging Curators: Call for Applications

Next Wave in association with four curators/curatorial collectives to work with over the next 10 months to each develop a major exhibition project for the 2014 Next Wave Festival, New Grand Narrative. Applications for Emerging Curators’ Program have now closed. Thanks to those who applied, successful applicants with be notified by 30 August 2013.  

Serena talks the talk

Our own Artistic Program Manager Serena Bentley tackles the question What makes a good photograph? at CCPs Kodak Salon 2012 program next week. Joined by a photography editor, curators, designers, a creative director, writers and artists, each speaker will have 7 minutes to make a case for their favourite snap.