CALL FOR PROJECT

Piacenza 8 – 10 October 2021

Deadline: Postponed to 10 June 2021

Since its third edition, Incó_ntemporanea festival has given special attention to the artistic potential of sound-art and sound installation practices. For the fifth edition of the festival, the artistic direction and collettivo_21 are calling for proposals from sound-artists of any nationality, gender and age (individually or in groups) for the creation of one or more sound and multimedia installations that will be active and accessible during the 2021 edition.

THE CALL
The call is open to individuals and/or groups of artists already formed or created for the occasion, composed of no more than 3 members, who are required to submit a project for the creation of a multimedia sound installation, to be performed during the fifth edition of the Incó_ntemporanea festival.

The selection is carried out by the artistic direction of the Incó_ntemporanea festival and the ensemble collettivo_21 through the examination of the submitted material, following criteria of quality, innovation and originality of the project. At the discretion of the commission, an additional discussion on the submitted projects may be requested and carried out via zoom call or similar platforms.

The deadline for registration is 10 June 2021.

The results of the selection will be announced by 15 June 2021. 

THE PROJECT
Incó_ntemporanea festival offers its spaces and resources for the creation of a multimedia sound installation that will be active throughout the festival, from 8 to 10 october 2021. The call is aimed preferably at new projects but does not exclude the re-proposal of previously created works.

Depending on the proposal, the appropriate type of space will be discussed with the artistic direction, as well as the technical and organisational aspects related to the realisation of the installation. 

FEE AND EXPENSES REFUNDS
Participants will receive a total gross payment of EUR 500 per project. 
Reimbursement of travel and accommodation expenses is provided by the organisation.

REGISTRATION
To participate in the call for projects, please send the registration form by email to incontemporanea@collettivo21.com at the latest by 1 June 2021.

Please attach:

  • curriculum vitae;
  • link to a recording (where available) of a multimedia installation work already realised, either by the group or by individuals. 
  • letter of intent, containing the applicant’s motivation for participating and a short presentation of the project. (max 5000 characters)

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