Holly Childs

Alumnus 2016/17
THE NEW NORMAL
Holly Childs is a writer and editor. Her work explores the use of digital networks in contemporary culture. She is the author of two books: Danklands, published by Arcadia Missa and No Limit, published by Hologram, Melbourne. Recent presentations of her work include: as art writer within Adam Linder’s choreographic service Some Proximity at MCA, Biennale of Sydney (2016); Danklands [Swamped in 3 voices] for Capitalist Surrealism curated by Liquid Architecture, NGV, Melbourne (2015) and as curator of Quake II, Arcadia Missa, London (2014) and waterfalls.biz at Slopes, Melbourne (2014). She was an Associate Producer at Next Wave 2015-16, and founding editor of Next Wave’s online publication Worm Hole. In 2016-18 she is a Gertrude Contemporary studio holder.
Education
2008 - 2011
rmit
Professional Writing and Editing
2003 - 2006
university of adelaide
Gender Studies / Sociology
Work Experience
2017
next wave
Artistic advisory committee
2016
worm hole
Co-Editor
2016 - 2017
gertrude contemporary
Studio holder
2015 - 2016
next wave
Associate Producer
2015
how to sleep faster #5
Guest Co-Editor
2012 - 2014
crazy in love
Co-Editor