Next Wave x Expression Of Interest Call Out

This opportunity has now expired. Successful applicants will be notified by late August 2017. Good luck to those who applied!  Next Wave invites expressions of interest from Australia’s emerging artists & curators who wish to be a part of our exciting new national co-commission project. ‘Next Wave x’. Seven (7) ambitious projects by early career practitioners will be developed through the project, for presentation […]

Artist and alumna for ‘Polyphonic Social’

Polyphonic Social is an annual Liquid Architecture project with the proposition that artists think about polyphony in a vastly expanded way. This year’s edition, a two-day program held at Abbotsford Convent, features Kickstart Helix artist Rosie Isaac and alumna Danae Valenza (2012). Polyphonics have much artistic and social potential: to make difference audible, to ‘sound’ […]

Sisters Akousmatica artist talk and performance

Ahead of their Next Wave Festival 2016  project,  Tasmanian artists Pip Stafford and Julia Drouhin are discussing their work, involving radiophonic broadcast experiments, occult vibrations and rituals, cosmic noise, chocolate LPs and more. The session will be part talk, part performance and whole opportunity to meet and get to know the artists. This intimate presentation, at […]

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, […]