Alumni for Site is Set

Field Theory’s annual site-responsive performance festival is back! Site Is Set 2016 will see durational performance in the Queen Victoria Market, unusual tours at the NGV, one-on-one readings and more, featuring a host of Next Wave alumni. Together, Field Theory (featuring Martyn Coutts [2004, 2006], Mish Grigor [2008, 2010], Jason Maling [2008], Lara Thoms [2006, 2008], Jackson Castiglione [2010] […]

Alumni for Adhocracy

Adhocracy is Vitalstatistix’s national hothouse, supporting the creative development of new experimental and multidisciplinary arts projects. Its a festival of ideas meets intense art camp meets magic house party, and this year it is chock full of Next Wave alumni, including: Lz Dunn (2010, 2012), Lawrence English (2004), Lara Thoms (2006, 2008) & Shian Law (2014) […]

Field Theory’s Christchurch Stadium Project

Field Theory (alumni Martyn Coutts, Sarah Rodigari, Willoh S. Weiland, Jess Olivieri, Lara Thoms and Jackson Castiglione) are offering the people of Christchurch the opportunity to tell their stories of Lancaster Park (AMI Stadium) in a three-day, non-stop, day and night audio broadcast from the center of the legendary field. The team want to give as many people as […]

Alumni for MWF

Melbourne Writers Festival is just around the corner and THE RABBLE, their 2014 Theatre Company in Residence, are cooking up an inspired evening of poetry, angst, death and fun in DEATHLY/ DEATH/ DEAD. THE RABBLE (Kate Davis and alumna Emma Valente) have asked performance makers to reinvent poems that have been typically ghettoised as ‘angsty’. The result: […]

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 for Site is Set

Artist collective Field Theory (alumni Martyn Coutts, Sarah Rodigari, Willoh S. Weiland, Lara Thoms, Jackson Castiglione and Rebecca Burdon) have curated Site is Set – four weeks of performances that renounce theatres and galleries for venues like the exclusive Collingwood Masonic Lodge and Melbourne’s abandoned Astrojet space museum. The program is stacked with NW alumni, presenting works that cross disciplines and explore themes […]

Pegboard 16 Jan is out!

Holy moly it’s hot. Thankfully we’ve got some cool cool reading for you in the shape of one massive Pegboard, with all the usual goodness – outs, suggests, a stack of arts opportunities and some of the finest reads on the internet. We’re also kicking off our brand-new Artist Profile series, featuring our artists in […]

Melbourne Festival Picks

We’re gearing up for a huge Melbourne Festival at NW HQ with heaps of Wavers past and present involved in shows we’re excited to catch! NW alumnus Max Delany curates Reinventing the Wheel: The Readymade Century, a tribute to  a hundred years of ready made art. Bringing together works by over 50 artists – from Duchamp […]