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 with a connection to mathematics are welcome! 

The winners will be announced and the winning acts presented at an in-person event, date TBD.  Information about the event can be found at

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!

You may view the 2017 performances at

June 10, 2022 10:00 am

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