Aphids Events Inc

About Aphids

Aphids creates epic contemporary art projects.

Collaborative and driven by a passionate belief in the social role of art, Aphids investigates what is current and urgent in contemporary culture. These projects are interdisciplinary often using performance, music and new technology.

Projects in 2017 include Crawl Me Blood at the Royal Melbourne Botanical Gardens, Flyway at the Theatre Der Welt Festival, Germany and the Artefact film screening at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image and the ANTI Contemporary Art Festival, Finland.

2016 projects included Howl at the Festival of Live Art, Flyway at the Substation, Spooky Action at a Distance at Schwindelfrei Festival (Mannheim, Germany) and Artefact at the ANTI Contemporary Art Festival as part of Willoh S. Weiland's ANTI International Prize for Live Art.

Projects in 2015 included the launch of Forever Now at Mona Foma, a tour of Flyway to NOA Festival in Lithuania, A Singular Phenomenon at Malthouse Theatre, Finale at Les Rencontres Internationales 2015, Berlin and a creative development of Crawl Me Blood at Fresh Milk Barbados and Vitalstatistix in Adelaide.

Aphids is led by Artistic Director Willoh S.Weiland in collaboration with Artistic Associates Lz Dunn and Lara Thoms. Key collaborators on the 2017 and 18 programs are Halcyon Macleod (Crawl Me Blood) and James Brennan (Artefact).


Artistic Director
Willoh S. Weiland

Artistic Associates
Lara Thoms

Lz Dunn

Graphic Designer and Operations Manager
Rebecca McCauley

Finance Officer
Meredith Windust

Zilla and Brook

Subscribe to our E-News Here

acmi X
Level 4, 2 Kavanagh Street