Alumni in Wollongong

Che Cosa! (roughly translating to ‘what’) is a collection of artists considering ideas around Italian culture. Exploring the allure of national and cultural identification, the exhibition examines ways in which traditions are maintained and communicated. Artists respond to Italian aesthetics, language and historical art and design movements in the form of dance, video, costume,sculpture, photography […]

George Egerton-Warburton at PICA

Currently showing at PICA is Administration is Just Oulipian Poetry, a new solo exhibition by NW alumnus George Egerton-Warburton (NWF 2010, 2012). In a large architectural intervention presents carved pieces of the gallery walls will be suspended from a sprawling mobile, to reveal the city beyond the gallery. A visual and olfactory installation will complete this setup, forming a sensorially charged, contemplative […]

Alumni at West Space Fundraiser

West Space are having their annual fundraiser this month and once again it’s a crazy good opportunity to snag a bargain artwork  from a wide selection of emerging and established Australian artists.  Including a stack of Next Wave alumni. You’ll also be supporting one of Australia’s oldest and most respected artist-led initiatives, helping raise the essential […]

Melbourne Now

The largest and most ambitious exhibition in Melbourne’s history is about to hit the National Gallery of Victoria. Over 300 arts practitioners will come together for Melbourne Now, a celebration of the latest art, architecture, design, performance and cultural practices of creative Melbourne. Among them are a slew of Next Wave alumni, including artists, designers, sponsors, […]

Alumni at Gertrude Studios

Gertrude Contemporary’s 2013 Studio Artists’ exhibition presents a dynamic selection of new work by sixteen of Australia’s most innovative contemporary artists- including three of Next Wave’s very own alumni.  Working across a diverse range of media – including sculpture, neon, painting, casting, installation and even dreaming, exhibition showcases how each artist’s practice has developed over […]

George Egerton-Warburton at Gertrude

George Egerton-Warburton (NWF 2010, 2012) latest exhibition Dog opens  this Friday at Gertrude Contemporary! This fascinating work is spread over three spaces, each positioned as a different part of a dogs body; namely brain, body and anus. An ecology has been set up by the dog so that the studio gradually becomes imperceptibly lighter with items […]

John Fries Memorial Exhibition 2013

The finalists for the John Fries Memorial Prize Exhibition 2013 have been announced and some talented Next Wave alumni are in there! Thanks to Copyright Agency|Viscopy , you can check out 22 new works from some of the most exciting emerging visual artist from Australia and New Zealand. The works encompass a variety of media […]