Coordinator: MeetFactory OPS (CZ)
Members: Biennale Némo / ARCADI (Paris, FR), CTM Festival / DISK e.V. (Berlin, DE), Cynetart Festival / TMA Hellerau e.V. (Dresden, DE), Festival Maintenant / Association Electroni[K] (Rennes, FR), Insomnia Festival / Association (Tromso, NO), Les siestes électroniques / Association Rotation (Toulouse, FR), MoTA – Museum for Transitory Art (Ljubljana, SI), musikprotokoll im steirischen herbst / ORF (Graz, AT), RIAM Festival / Technè (Marseilles, FR), Rokolectiv Festival / Association (Bucharest, RO), Schiev Festival / Productions Associées (Brussels, BE), Skaņu Mežs Festival / Association (Riga, LV), TodaysArt Festival / The Generator Foundation (The Hague, NL), UH Fest / Ultrasound Foundation (Budapest, HU), Unsound Festival / Fundacja Tone (Krakow, PL)
EU support: 500.000 EUR (80 %) – 1st year; 500.000 EUR – 2nd year
Project duration: 2017–2020
It consists of 16 festivals and art centres and aims to support, promote and exchange innovative and aspiring musicians and interdisciplinary artists with an interest in sound. SHAPE attempts to present a variety of idiosyncratic music and sonic art from all over Europe, and provide audiences and professionals with insightful lectures, talks and workshops by experts in various fields related to sound and performance.