Events 2014

  • Vernissage Thilo Frank and Andreas Johansson

    2014-01-19 14:00-18:00

    The exhibitions Thilo Frank and Andreas Johansson / Place position opens. The Artists will give a presentation.

     

  • Inauguration Weekend at Bildmuseet

    2014-01-31 11:00 - 2014-02-02 21:00

    New exhibitions throughout the house, guided tours every hour, extended opening hours, creative workshop, opening festivities and a concert with Frida Hyvönen!

     

  • Vernissage Leonor Fini and Katarina Pirak Sikku

    2014-02-02 15:00-18:00

    The exhibitions Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas? and Katarina Pirak Sikku / Nammaláhpán opens.

     

  • Maja Hagerman / Katarina Pirak Sikku

    2014-02-04 18:30-20:00

    Conversation between author Maja Hagerman and artist Katarina Pirak Sikku, in the exhibition Nammaláhpán

     

  • Surrealism and sensuality

    2014-02-09 14:00-15:00

    Jonas Ellerström and Elisabeth Mansén Ellerström gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Guided Tour: Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

    2014-02-16 14:00-15:00

    Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Opening: Marja Helander

    2014-02-23 14:00-18:00

    The exhibition Marja Helander / Silence opens and the artist gives a presentation.

     

  • Book sale in Bildmuseets shop

    2014-02-25 11:00-20:00

    The annual book sale starts in Bildmuseets shop

     

  • Ola Larsmo on the history of Racial Biology

    2014-02-25 18:30-20:00

    A lecture by Author Ola Larsmo. Language: Swedish.

     

  • Katarina Pirak Sikku gives a tour of her exhibition

    2014-03-04 18:30-20:00

    Artist Katarina Pirak Sikku gives a guided tour of her exhibition Nammaláhpán. An event in conjunction to the Sami Week in Umeå.

     

  • Self-stagings

    2014-03-09 14:00-15:00

    A guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas? by Andrea Kollnitz, Center for Fashion Studies at Stockholm University.

     

  • Juliette Kennedy on Mathematics as Art

    2014-03-11 18:30-20:00

    The drawing is a set of thoughts: On reading mathematical constructions as works of art A lecture by Juliette Kennedy, University of Helsinki. Language: English.

     

  • Ceci n'est pas une soirée de surréalisme

    2014-03-13 16:00-22:00

    An evening of surrealism, poetry, film, art and festivities. In collaboration with Littfest - Umeå's international literature festival.

     

  • Film: IMAGO: Meret Oppenheim

    2014-03-13 16:00-17:30

    Pamela Robertson-Pearce and Anselm Spoerris poetic documentary about the Swiss multi artist. Language: English

     

  • Guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini Pourquoi pas?

    2014-03-13 18:00-19:00

    In collaboration with Littfest - Umeå's international literature festival.

     

  • The Beautiful and the Obscene

    2014-03-13 19:30-21:00

    A conversation about Rut Hillarp and the Litterary surrealism.

     

  • Poetry Bar

    2014-03-13 21:00-22:00

    Readings by Sjón, Helena Fagertun, Athena Farrokhzad, Aase Berg, Grace Nichols and John Tachibana .

     

  • Opening: Swedish Picture Book of the Year

    2014-03-16 14:00-18:00

    The exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year opens.

     

  • On Sami Rights to Land and Water

    2014-03-18 18:30-20:00

    A lecture by Professor Patrik Lantto, Centre for Sami Research, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

     

  • Guided Tour: Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

    2014-03-23 14:00-15:00

    Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Film / Gifted Beauties

    2014-03-25 18:30-20:00

    Anne Kjersti Bjørn's award-winning animated documentary about surrealist women.

     

  • Opening: Per Enoksson and Shahzia Sikander

    2014-03-30 14:00-18:00

    The exhibitions Per Enoksson / The Forest in me and Shahzia Sikander / Parallax opens.

     

  • Guest lecture by Ann-Sofi Noring, Moderna Museet

    2014-04-13 14:00-15:00

    Ann-Sofi Noring, Deputy Director at Moderna Museet gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Guided Tour: Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

    2014-04-27 14:00-15:00

    Whitney Chadwick and Richard Overstreet gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini - Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Opening: Academy of Fine Arts Masters exhibition / Cultural Capital

    2014-05-03 14:00-18:00

    Opening of the graduation show by the masters class of Umeå Academy of Fine Arts.

     

  • Guided Tour: Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas?

    2014-05-04 14:00-15:00

    Anna Croon Fors, Director of the Center for Gender Studies, Umeå University, gives a guided tour of the exhibition Leonor Fini - Pourquoi pas?

     

  • Guided Tour: Masters of Fine Arts 2014

    2014-05-06 18:30-19:30

    Masters students from Umeå Academy of Fine Arts presents their graduation show.

     

  • Opening: Contemporary Self-Portraits

    2014-05-08 16:00-17:00

    The exhibition Contemporary Self-Portraits opens.

     

  • Conference: Contemporary Self Portraits

    2014-05-09 09:00-20:00

    Registration required.

     

  • Guided Tour: Masters of Fine Arts 2014

    2014-05-11 14:00-15:00

    Masters students from Umeå Academy of Fine Arts presents their graduation show.

     

  • Guided Tour: Master of Fine Arts 2014

    2014-05-13 18:30-19:30

    Students from Umeå Academy of Fine Arts presents their exhibition.

     

  • Children make their mark

    2014-05-24 12:00-15:00

    A celebration of the creativity of children.

     

  • Opening: Liselotte Wajstedt and Carola Grahn

    2014-05-25 14:00-18:00

    The exhibitions Liselotte Wajstedt / The Lost One and Carola Grahn / Vidderna ropa opens.

     

  • Opening: Right Is Wrong

    2014-06-08 14:00-18:00

    The exhibition Right Is Wrong - Four Decades of Chinese Art from the M+ Sigg Collection opens.

     

  • Guided Tour: Right is Wrong

    2014-08-31 14:00-15:00

    Curator of Education Lisa Lundström gives a guided tour of the exhibition Right is Wrong / Four Decades of Chinese Art from the M + Sigg Collection.

     

  • The exhibition FFB/ Searching for Smooth Space opens

    2014-09-07 14:00-18:00

    An exhibition of the architectural collective Fellesskapsprosjektet on Fortette Byen opens.

     

  • Right is Wrong / Artist talks and lectures

    2014-09-13 09:30-16:15

    Artist talks and lectures in connection to the exhibition Right is Wrong / Four Decades of Chinese Art from the M+ Sigg Collection.

     

  • Pilgatans kulturmarknad (Market at Pilgatan)

    2014-09-13 11:00-15:00

    In collaboration with Bokcafé Pilgatan, Kreativ Kollektiv, Verkligheten, ABF and Bildmuseet.

     

  • Film / Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

    2014-09-16 18:30-20:00

    Alison Klaymans documentary from 2012 on the artist Ai Weiwei ( 91 min)

     

  • Artist presentations / Survival Kit

    2014-09-19 18:00-20:00

    Artist presentations from participants in the Survial Kit art festival.

     

  • Artist presentations / Survival Kit

    2014-09-21 11:00-17:00

    Artist presentations from participants in the Survial Kit art festival.

     

  • Conversations about LGBTQ activism

    2014-09-23 18:30-20:00

    LGBTQ persons, feminists, rise up! Come and taste the freedom with us!

     

  • Guest Tour

    2014-09-28 14:00-15:00

    Sinologist Stig Walter Karlsson presents works in the exhibition Right is Wrong.

     

  • Book release: Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas

    2014-09-30 18:30-20:00

    Bildmuseet launches the book Leonor Fini / Pourquoi pas? from the exhibition at Bildmuseet (2 February to 11 May 2014)

     

  • Samtidskonstdagarna 2014

    2014-10-02 11:00 - 2014-10-03 18:00

    a conference on boundary-crossing collaborations between art, science and other disciplines.

     

  • Guided Tour: Right is Wrong

    2014-10-05 14:00-15:00

    Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour of the exhibition Right is Wrong / Four Decades of Chinese Art from the M + Sigg Collection.

     

  • On new architecture in China

    2014-10-07 18:30-20:00

    Ma Yansong, MAD architects, Beijing, gives a talk on new architecture in China. Language: English

     

  • The exibition Geir Tore Holm / Fughetta opens

    2014-10-12 14:00-15:00

    The exhibition Geir Tore Holm / Fughetta opens. The artist gives a presentation.

     

  • Readings lived

    2014-10-14 18:30-20:00

    Three audiovisual interpretations of Sara Lidman´s archives

     

  • Survival Kit: Atsuko Otsaka / Fukushima

    2014-10-18 15:00-16:00

    Be part of a lecture where Otsukas photos of the 'no-go zone' in the Fukushima nuclear power plant is the starting point.

     

  • Survival Kit: Värdigt eller ovärdigt

    2014-10-19 13:00-16:30

    Screening of the film Ovärdet and a panel discussion.

     

  • Survival Kit: Väärt & David Väyrynen

    2014-10-19 19:00-20:00

    Väärt perform songs from their latest album, "Det kommer ett skalv," . Other participants include David Väyrynen.

     

  • Opening of three exhibitions

    2014-11-02 14:00-18:00

    The exhibitions Rafael Lozano-Hemmer/ A Draft of Shadows, Anders Sunna and Campanas opens.

     

  • Estudio Campana

    2014-11-02 15:00-16:00

    Humberto Campana from the Brazilian design duo Fernando and Humberto Campana gives a lecture in Bildmuseets flexihall.

     

  • Workshop with Jonas Nobel / Uglycute

    2014-11-09 12:00-17:00

    Do you have a shirt with a hole, a broken handle, or an ugly iPhone case? Patch up in plastic and wool. Workshop with Jonas Nobel, Uglycute in the creative workshop.

     

  • A glimpse of Umeå Arts Campus

    2014-11-13 16:00-19:00

    We open the doors to Umeå Arts Campus. Come and visit Bildmuseet, HUMlab-X, The Library, Sliperiet, Umeå Institute of Design, Umeå Academy of Fine Arts and Umeå School of Architecture.

     

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  • The curator gives a guided tour

    2014-11-16 14:00-15:00

    Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a guided tour of Rafael Lozano-Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows

     

  • Inauguration: Uglycute / Hamnmagasinet

    2014-11-22 18:00-20:00

    Welcome to the inauguration of the exhibition Uglycute / Hamnmagasinet!

     

  • Dance Performance: Movement's Corner

    2014-11-30 14:00-14:20

    Time: 14:00 and 15:00. Duration: 20 min.

     

  • Presentations of Umeå Arts campus research

    2014-12-01 10:00 - 2014-12-02 16:00

    Presentations in flexhallen of research projects in Art, Design and Architecture at the Umeå Arts Campus. Language: English

     

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  • Become an industrial designer for a day

    2014-12-07 12:00-17:00

    Try different modeling materials and build a prototype of your own. Students from the Umeå Institutie of Design will supervise you in model building, and you can also choose to be a test pilot in a student project.

     

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  • Pilgatans julmarknad (Christmas Market at Pilgatan)

    2014-12-13 11:00-15:00

    A collaboration between Bokcafé Pilgatan, Kreativ Kollektiv, Verkligheten, ABF and Bildmuseet.