Open Call for Technological and Cultural Startups

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The Immaterial Future Association is calling for innovative solutions that will break fresh ground in the field of culture and unleash the potential of technological and cultural projects.

The Association is looking for projects applying advanced technologies to address one of the following challenges:

    • developing new business models for the creation and distribution of cultural products;

      • ensuring wide access to cultural experiences while upholding their authenticity.

      Six selected finalists will be invited to the forum in Vienna to present their projects to potential partners and investors with a specific interest in technological and cultural startups. Winners will be selected based on the results of the showcase. The grand prize is 50,000 euros.

      The award ceremony will take place in Vienna on September 7 as part of the Immaterial Future Forum. The Forum is a parallel event to the viennacontemporary art fair.

      If you’d like to participate in the event, please view detailed application requirements on its official website. The application deadline is June 1 at 23:59 (UTC+1) (June 2 at 00:59 Moscow time). Applications must be submitted in English.


      The call is open to profit, non-profit, and academic organizations creating innovative projects in the field of culture.


      Immaterial Future Association