Alumni for Gertrude Studios Pt 1

For three decades, Gertrude Contemporary’s studio program has been providing space, creative development and professional support for young contemporary artists, culminating in one big exhibition. This year sees the gallery shaking up its format a bit, splitting its 16 studio artists over two exhibitions: Gertrude Studios Part One and Part Two. Part One features an amazing group […]

NW Art Fair Picks

Tis the season when the Melbourne gallery scene explodes into the various shapes and colours of the Melbourne Art Fair, taking up shop once again at the Royal Exhibition Building from 11 – 17 August. There’s a huge stack of alumni involved in various programs, and we’ve got the lowdown on whose doing what, where. The main  MAF […]

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 […]

Alumni for Sedition at Bus

Ready your wallets! Bus Projects are holding Sedition, a major fundraising exhibition featuring limited edition prints from an exciting bunch of Australian contemporary artists. Curated by Drew Pettifer, Sedition will feature new works for sale by 20 emerging and established Australian artists including NW alumni Dara Gill,  Jess Johnson and  Tom Polo. All works featured in the exhibition have been printed in an […]