Fun Run at Ansan Street Arts Festival

Next Wave alumni All The Queens Men (Tristan Meecham and Bec Reid) take their sporting spectacular Fun Run (Next Wave Festival 2010) to Ansan Street Arts Festival this May. After presentations at the Sydney and Darwin Festival, Fun Run will have its international premiere in South Korea on Sat 2 May. The riotous spectacle pushes performance artist Tristan […]

Clare Rae

Clare Rae engages photography, stop motion animation and performance to navigate and defy the limitations of the everyday environments she inhabits. Her works explore tension, portraying situations that offer alternative spatial and psychological interactions between the artist and the possibilities that are held in her surrounds. Recent solo exhibitions include VIDEOS at Beam Contemporary (2012) and Climbing […]

Last Tuesday Society Xmas Special

The Last Tuesday Society are gearing up for their 6th Annual Xmas Special, presenting their very own chopped and screwed version of the Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol. Featuring an sweet set of NW 2010 alum including The List Operators, Bron Batten and Telia Nevile, alongside some of Melbourne’s favourite comedic performers. And in true Christmas spirit, […]

Next Wave Alumni in Channels Festival

Channels Festival is coming! Haven’t heard of it? Channels is a new biennial festival based in Melbourne showcasing the best of contemporary video practice from Australia and around the world.  Powerhouse ladies (and Next Wave alumni) Jessie Scott, Rachel Feery and Eugenia Lim have curated a bumper program of screenings, talks, workshops, performances and exhibitions running […]

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 […]

Private Dances at Speakeasy

Nat Cursio’s award-winning NWF 2010 keynote project Private Dances is back! Presented by Speakeasy, Private Dances is all about intimate encounters with dance: private performances, tiny spaces and damn good dancing. Audiences are invited to eat, drink, and work their way through a formidable selection of live dance and dance on screen. With a satisfying mix of exquisite work by […]