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) […]

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 13 Feb is out!

The Festival edges ever closer and we just keep getting busier! A cracker Pegboard this week with all the gossip on JUMP, more chances to work with Next Wave, heaps of suggests, opps and readings, as well as the chance to submit your Next Wave Memories! Get into it here!

NW picks at FOLA

Hola FOLA! The Festival of Live Art hits Melbourne in March, with 17 category-busting days of performances, experiences and happenings. The program is cracking with NW alumni,from intimate one-on-ones to dazzling show-biz spectacles. Check out our picks below, happening all over Melbourne from the 14 – 30 March. Amy Spiers (NWF 2008) and staff alumni Ashley Dyer […]

Ignoramus Anonymous

Attention ignorant folk! Ignoramus Anonymous is a support group for the ignorant (yes, the ignorant!), led by Malcolm Whittiker from Team MESS (NWF 2012). Held at the Waverley Library, Ignoramus Anonymous is a playful reaction to a culture intent on quantifying knowledge and expertise. It offers a space to ask questions and receive support- a simple […]