OPEN CALL [extended deadline: May 5th, 2024]

Call for Works 2024

LOXOS~ promotes the EIGHTH edition of the MA/IN festival – 2024. The call is dedicated to acousmatic and instrumental sound works involving live or prerecorded electronic/multimedia elements. The call is also open to experimental audiovisual works, multimendial performances, and sound/multimedia installations.

This year, the festival has two active collaborations with the CRM (Centro di Ricerche Musicali) in Rome and TempoReale (production center - Florence), which will include selected acousmatic and audiovisual works in their programs during:
1. "Artescienza 2024" Festival: July 2024, Rome [acousmatic / audiovisual]
2. Tempo Reale Festival: September-December 2024, Florence [acousmatic]


[A] Acousmatic ~ fixed media music. Multi-channel compositions are accepted.
[B] Mixed Media ~ for instruments and electronics/ multimedia (fixed or live).
[C] AudioVisual ~ works with pre-prepared video and music.
[D] LivePerformance/SoundArt ~ works that include electronics and other elements. Sound/Media Installations are allowed .


the entry fee is:
Earlybird DEADLINE: March 3, 2024 – entry fee €15
Regular EXTENDED DEADLINE: Mat 5th, 2024 – entry fee €25
The call is FREE of charge for Ukrainian artists 🇺🇦.

✉️ info.mainfest@gmail.com


The Jury will assign maximum 4 | AWARDS of DISTINCTION | and some |Honorary Mentions|.

The organization will make available a “TRAVEL GRANT” fund of 3000€ (in total) to support awarded artists’ travels.

Thanks to our special Partners, The MA/IN will assign:

  • 3 Max/MSP full licenses – granted by Cycling ’74
  • 1 GRM tools – Spectral Transform
  • 1 GRM tools – Classic
  • 1 GRM tools – Evolution
  • 1 GRM tools – Spaces
  • 1 Touch Designer full license – granted by Derivative
  • 2 Live 12 Suite – granted by Ableton