LAND-SHAPE is an international land art project, launched as an inter-municipal initiative under the Cultural Agreement in North Jutland, Denmark for 2013-2016.
It is an ambitious assignment and it aims to establish both remarkable works of land art and an annual festival.
LAND-SHAPE, Land Art North Denmark is a focus project commenced through the Cultural Agreement, “KulturKANten”, in North Jutland by all the 11 municipalities of the Region of North Jutland and the Danish Cultural Ministry.
Through artistic professionalism, interdisciplinary art and innovation, LAND-SHAPE is establishing an international land art scene that inevitably is contributing to the cultural identity and the development of the region.
Generating site-specific land artworks in the local area around the municipalities, the project draws harmoniously around cultural heritage, nature and the industrialized zones in North Jutland, creating a unique narrative of the places.
Including a new art form and different cultural users, LAND-SHAPE is addressing to the professional art scene, collaborates with institutions and invites citizens to contribute along the process.
Addressing the contemporary art forms, the LAND-SHAPE art works will emerge in a recreation environment, meeting its visitors in a new and surprising way.