Open Set 2022 — MoMath's performing arts contest

Make math your muse!  MoMath is now accepting submissions for its annual mathematical performance arts competition, Open Set.  Compose a song, write a poem, juggle, spin plates — all acts are welcome that have something to do with math!  The winners will be announced and the winning acts presented at an in-person event on Wednesday, October 12.

Works should be suitable for sharing with a general audience.  All submissions must be in English, and artists may submit up to three works.

Submission Instructions

  • Begin your entry by completing this form.  Solo and group submissions are welcome.  For group entries, each performer or co-writer must complete an entry form; the video and text need only be submitted once.
  • Send an email to with the subject line "[YOUR NAME] — Open Set entry," containing:
    • A video of you (or your group) performing the work (as attachment or YouTube link)
    • The text of your work (e.g., poem, song), if applicable

Apply today!  Entries will be accepted through September 6, 2022.

You may view the 2017 performances at

June 10, 2022 10:00 am   through   September 6, 2022 11:59 pm

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