Open call for art & atmosphere at Distortion Ø 2024

We are thrilled to invite visionary artists to join us in the creation and shaping Distortion Ø electronic music festival taking place on Refshaleøen from 31 May – 1 June 2024.

We want to celebrate and connect the pulsating beats of electronic music with captivating installations. We invite all sorts of projects – big or small, light installations or sculptures, sensory experiences or visual mapping and more.

Your work will be placed at one of the four zones at the festival. The description of zones might spark some creativity or ideas.

Atmosphere: Industrial, raw, laser, concrete
Location description: Asphalt, containers
Music genre: Techno

Atmosphere: Post apocalyptic, spacy, warm, sunny
Location description: Forest and hilly
Music genre: Melodic Techno

Atmosphere: Trees, colours, plants, flowers
Location description: Open forest square, surrounded by trees
Music genre: House

Atmosphere: Mystical, dark forest, alternative universe
Location description: Forest, surrounded by trees and plants
Music genre: Trance

You are encouraged to let your imagination run wild. Below is what we can offer and expect in the process.

What we offer

  • Material cost of your project
  • Social media exposure
  • Volunteer and project lead help
  • Being a part of a creative environment of other artists
  • Food and drinks during build-up and festival days

What we expect

  • Your project must include lighting since most of the festival takes place in the dark
  • You will have to bring your own tools, cables due to limited amount
  • You will be responsible building and taking down your project
  • You are self-sufficient in working on your project in the way that you have what you need to execute. We will support you as much as possible when needed
  • Your project must be built or at least assembled on-site within the frames agreed upon in the week leading up to the festival.

How to apply

  • Email your application to [email protected]
  • Application should include 1) Short description of concept 2) visual presentation in form of sketches and like and 3) budget of material cost and technical requirements.
  • Application deadline: 11 April 2024

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