21.02.2021

REAL-IN > First open call by VRHAM! > Interactive Arts

REAL-IN* aims at EXPLORING crossroads of cultural, audiovisual and creative sectors for immersive and interactive proposals, exploiting 3D scanning technologies combined to XR settings. The first call is presented by VRHAM! and focuses on interactive arts.

The partners are now looking for creators and artists working in the field of Interactive Arts who want to (further) develop their already existing artistic project (or a work in progress) by exploring the possibilities that lie in the innovation of 3D-scanning technologies. The aim is to encourage groundbreaking, forward-thinking implementations of this technology and participative interaction into your artistic work. The partners want to support visionary approaches in digital storytelling and see your project evolve by adding an additional layer of participation and collective accessibility. The final project aim is to showcase the results of the residency within the framework of a conference for relevant experts and industry stakeholders during VRHAM! festival in Hamburg (4-12 June 2021), to present the final project state to the public as well as to engage in a fruitful exchange with experts in the field.

Who can apply?

I.Individual artists or teams of individual artists
You can come from any country of the Member States of the European Union, their Overseas Countries and Territories or the UK.
II. Artistic and creative organisations
You must be legally registered as a legal entity (SME, non-profit organisation). You must be established and work in one of the Member States of the European Union, their Overseas Countries and Territories or the UK.

What is offered? 

  • 1 week of residency in Marseille (FR) provided by Dark Euphoria with 2 technical directors experts to develop sketches and prototypes during the residency.

  • Remote follow-up and technical support for your project (2-6 months following the residency)

  • Production and prototyping costs (up to €10,000)

  • Showcase in major EU events related to creative industries

  • Networking and peer-learning

  • Communication and promotion

  • Mentoring by renown experts in the field

Deadline: 15 March 2021

Find all details online (with the call application here)

* REAL-IN is an alliance made of 2 major EU festivals: La Manufacture/performing arts in Avignon, VRHAM!/Visual arts and Interactive design in Hamburg; 2 innovative cultural institutions in 2 major European cities and world ranked events in creative industries: MEET Digital Culture Center in Milan and Espronceda, Institute of Art and Culture, in Barcelona), and an award-winning production company, Dark Euphoria, located in Marseille, specialised in new media and digital artistic experiences.