As part of the S+T+ARTS program, Resilence in collaboration with artists is developing technologies to shape in novel ways our urban environments and soundscapes, re-positioning the role of silence and that of sound. To design the soundscape of future cities, ReSilence project supports the development of art-driven technologies in the spirit of S+T+ARTS through the collaboration of artists, architects, urban designers, scientists, engineers and researchers.
Open Call for STARTS residencies
ReSilence offers 40,000 euro stipends to selected artists as well as 80,000 euro to SMEs (of which 30% must also go directly to an artist to aid production of related works).Project proposals should investigate one of four Pilot Use Cases (PUCs) along with the challenges and opportunities sound and related media offers to urban futures to create artworks and stimulate public dialogue through exhibitions, communication initiatives and/or industry collaborations. The duration of the residency may vary and it is expected to be between 12-18 months.
There are four different research challenges (PUCs) where artists can develop their ideas:
On Thursday 19th of January the ReSilence open call webinar was completed. During the webinar a short introduction about the project was presented as well as the technologies and facilities offered by ReSilence partners. The webinar concluded with the application proccess and QA. You can rewatch our webinar in the video below.