Funded and co-financed by the festival

Deadline for applying for funding of light installations for the 2022 festival:

Monday, August 23, 2021, before midnight

Application response deadline:

September 30 – All artists will be notified about whether they have advanced to round 2.

In October, you may be invited to a conversation about your piece and how to realise it.

October 28 – Final response to all artist applications.


Open call 2023 will be announced during early spring 2022.

If you are self-funded

Application deadline for self-funded projects:

We are continually open for applications at opencall@copenhagenlightfestival.org, but we would prefer to hear from you no later than December 1, 2021.

*Please note that you must apply for an event permit for any and all projects to be set up in the public space at least 4 weeks prior to the event