Events 2015

  • After 2014 - the transformation of Umeå and Norrland

    2015-01-26 09:30 - 2015-01-30 16:00

    A week of lectures, discussions and roundtables about the transformation of Umeå and the region of Norrland through and after the year 2014

     

  • Guided tour by the Museum director

    2015-02-01 14:00-15:00

    Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour of ongoing exhibitions

     

  • The Campana Brothers - Changes the World

    2015-02-08 14:00-15:00

    Ted Hesselbom, designer and museum director, talks about the Brazilian design duo

     

  • Inauguration: The Spaces Between

    2015-02-22 14:00-18:00

    The exhibition The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana opens at Bildmuseet. Curator Antonio Eligio (Tonel) gives a presentation in conversation with Cecilia Andersson, museum curator at Bildmuseet.

     

  • Performance by Lazaro Saavedra

    2015-02-22 15:00-15:10

    Performance by the Cuban artist Lazaro Saavedra in conjunction with the opening at Bildmuseet of The Spaces Between / Contemporary art from Havana. N.B. Only 10-15 minutes - take a seat well in advance.

     

  • Bildmuseet Book Sale

    2015-02-24 11:00 - 2015-03-03 20:00

    Book Sale in Bildmuseets shop

     

  • Arctic Mental Wellness

    2015-02-24 14:00-17:00

    Welcome to take part of international research on Arctic mental wellness. The open conference is a collaboration between Vaartoe/Cesam and Bildmuseet at Umeå University. Lecture language is English.

     

  • On Cuban Contemporary Art

    2015-02-24 18:30-20:00

    A talk by Antonio Eligio (Tonel), one of the curators of Bildmuseets exhibition The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana.

     

  • The Capital of Culture and the Sami Perspective

    2015-03-03 18:30-20:00

    co-creation, resistance and opportunities. Welcome to a panel discussion about the past year as capital of culture and the future of the Sami culture in Umeå.

     

  • Film: Unfinished Spaces (2011)

    2015-03-10 18:30-20:00

    Swedish premiere of the film about Fidel Castro's vision for a Cuban art scene.

     

  • Inauguration: Swedish Picture Book of the Year

    2015-03-15 14:00-18:00

    The exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year opens

     

  • Guided Tour: The Spaces Between

    2015-03-22 14:00-15:00

    Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a guided tour of the exhibition The Spaces Between

     

  • Lecture: On Digital Art

    2015-03-24 18:30-20:00

    Curator Cecilia Andersson gives a talk on Digital Art in conjunction to the exhibition Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

     

  • Film: 9 Evenings: Theatre & Engineering

    2015-04-07 18:30-20:00

    Staged performances from the 1960s New York directed and documented by Barbro Schultz Lundstam

     

  • Guided Tour: The Spaces Between

    2015-04-12 14:00-15:00

    Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour of the exhibition: The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana

     

  • Lecture: Finn Arne Jørgensen

    2015-04-19 14:00-15:00

    Lecture in conjunction with the exhibition, Rafael Lozano Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows

     

  • Film: Microbrigades - Variations of a Story (2013)

    2015-04-21 18:30-19:30

    About collective house building in Cuba. In conjunction with the exhibition The Spaces Between

     

  • Let's get together and create a picture book!

    2015-04-25 12:00-16:00

    Seven picture books created by 167 children in Umeå municipality will be on display at Bildmuseet.

     

  • Guided Tour

    2015-04-28 18:30-19:30

    A guided tour of ongoing exhibitions.

     

  • Guided Tour

    2015-05-05 18:30-20:00

    Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour of ongoing exhibitions.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-16 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Opening / Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

    2015-05-16 14:00-18:00

    The Umeå Academy of Fine Arts graduation show, Between the Devil and the Deep Sea, opens at Bildmuseet. Performance and presentations.

     

  • Presentation / Views and Visitors

    2015-05-16 14:30-15:30

    Douwe Mulder and Loes Degener give a presentation of their work Views and Visitors at the entrance floor of Bildmuseet. In conjunction to the opening of the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts graduation show.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-17 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-19 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-20 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-21 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-22 13:30-13:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Create on the theme of plants

    2015-05-23 12:00-16:00

    Fascination of Plants Day at the Arts Campus. Parts of the extensive program take place at Bildmuseet. Short lectures will be presented in the flexhall and in honour of this day, the theme in the workshop area are plants.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-23 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-24 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Guided tour and Concert

    2015-05-24 14:00-16:00

    One of the participating artists offers an English tour of the graduation exhibition Between the Devil and the Deep Sea. Concert with Joe Wulff.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-26 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • A conversation on place, body and material

    2015-05-26 18:30-19:30

    Artist Anna Hillbom in a conversation with poet Pernilla Berglund about place as material and material as body in the creative process.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-28 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-29 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Mural animation with Erik Nilsson

    2015-05-30 12:00-16:00

    Erik Nilsson is one of the participating artists in the graduation show of final year students from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts. As part of his exhibited work "From here to there in seconds", he leads two open workshops in mural animation. Welcome!

     

  • Perfomance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-30 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Mural animation with Erik Nilsson

    2015-05-31 12:00-16:00

    Erik Nilsson is one of the artists participating in the graduation show by the masters programme of Umeå Academy of Fine Arts. As part of his exhibited work From here to there in seconds, he leads two open workshops in mural animation. Welcome!

     

  • Performance / Donated Moves

    2015-05-31 12:30-12:35

    Ann-Catrin Olsson performs Donated Moves. Ann-Catrin Olsson's work Donated Moves is an approximately 5 minute long choreography made out of a mixture of donated moves.

     

  • Presentation / Views from Bildmuseet

    2015-05-31 14:00-15:00

    In conjunction with the Umeå Acadmy of Fine Arts masters exhibition, participating artists Loes Degener and Douwe Mulder give a presentation - Views from Bildmuseet - in collaboration with Joshua Taylor and Rafaela Taylor.

     

  • Inauguration: Mien Meo Mieng

    2015-06-14 14:00-18:00

    Mien Meo Mieng / Contemporary Art from Vietnam opens at Bildmuseet. The curators Tran Loung and Le Thuan Uyen presents the exhibition.

     

  • Pilgatan culture market

    2015-09-12 11:00-16:00

    A collaboration between the Book café Pilgatan, Creative Collective, Verkligheten, ABF and Bildmuseet

     

  • Guided Tour: Mien Meo Mieng

    2015-09-13 14:00-15:00

    Thuy Nguyen Thi Bich, doctoral student in Art history, Umeå University, and curator Brita Täljedal give a tour of the exhibition Mien Meo Mieng / Samtida konst från Vietnam. Language: English

     

  • History? Who cares? Seminar on Contemporary Art Scene in Vietnam

    2015-09-19 13:00-16:15

    On the occasion of the current exhibition Mien Meo Mieng / Contemporary Art from Vietnam, Bildmuseet and the Academy of Fine Arts at Umeå University are pleased to invite you to a Saturday afternoon with public lectures on the independent art scene of Vietnam.

     

  • Anna Rådström gives a guided tour

    2015-09-20 14:00-15:00

    Art historian Anna Rådström, who researches contemporary Vietnamese art at Umeå University, gives a tour of the exhibition Mien Meo Mieng / Contemporary Art from Vietnam.

     

  • Where is Vietnam Going 40 Years After the Vietnam War?

    2015-09-27 14:00-15:00

    Lecture by Börje Ljunggren, Asia specialist and former Ambassador in Vietnam and China. Language: Swedish.

     

  • Lecture: Thuy Nguyen Thi Bich

    2015-09-29 18:30-19:30

    Thuy Nguyen Thi Bich, doctoral student in Art history at Umeå University, gives a talk on female artists in Vietnam. Language: English. Language: English

     

  • The Vietnam War and its Background

    2015-10-04 14:00-15:00

    Lecture by historian Dick Harrison in conjunction to Bildmuseet's exhibition Mien Meo Mieng, so far the most comprehensive presentation of contemporary Vietnamese art in Sweden.

     

  • "I have a Vietnam in Västerbotten too"

    2015-10-11 14:00-15:00

    Literature historian Annelie Bränström-Öhman gives a talk at Bildmuseet on author Sara Lidman and her commitment to Vietnam. An event in conjunction to the current exhibition of contemporary art from Vietnam.

     

  • Guided Tour: Mien Meo Mieng

    2015-10-13 18:30-19:30

    Curator Brita Täljedal gives a tour of the exhibition Mien Meo Mieng / Contemporary Art from Vietnam, which is one of the most comprehensive presentation to date of Vietnamese art in Sweden. Language: Swedish

     

  • Challenges for the Future of Vietnam

    2015-10-18 14:00-15:00

    Climate Change From a Health Perspective. Lecture by Joacim Rocklöv, scientist of environment and public health, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

     

  • Poor Because You Got Ill

    2015-10-18 15:00-16:00

    On the Catastrophic Health Expenditures in Vietnam. Lecture by Curt Löfgren, scientist of economy and public health, Umeå University. Language: Swedish.

     

  • Artist talk / John Akomfrah

    2015-10-24 12:00-17:00

    Meet British artist and film maker John Akomfrah. He will talk about his work as an artist and the Black Audio Film Collective as well as his collaborations with Smoking Dogs Films. Lina Gopaul and David Lawson of Smoking Dogs Films will also be taking part.

     

  • Opening John Akomfrah / Vertigo Sea

    2015-10-25 14:00-15:00

    Swedish premiere of John Akomfrah's new three-screen film installation Vertigo Sea, a meditation on man's relationship with the sea. Artist John Akomfrah is present to make a presentation.

     

  • Guided Tour: Mien Meo Mieng

    2015-11-01 14:00-15:00

    Curator Brita Täljedal gives a tour of the exhibition Mien Meo Mieng / Contemporary Art from Vietnam, which is one of the most comprehensive presentation to date of Vietnamese art in Sweden. Language: Swedish

     

  • Opening of three exhibitions

    2015-11-22 14:00-15:00

    The World Was Flat, Julio Le Parc / Lumière and Nisrine Boukhari / Wanderism is a State of Mind

     

  • The mind and the brain

    2015-11-24 18:30-19:30

    Presentations and discussions on the topic of changing worldviews with researchers from Umeå University.

     

  • Mind and Memory

    2015-11-29 14:00-15:00

    Presentations and discussions on the topic of changing worldviews with researchers from Umeå University.

     

  • Folk medicine and shamanism

    2015-12-01 18:30-19:30

    Presentations and discussions on the topic of changing worldviews with researchers from Umeå University.

     

  • Visualization and Visualization

    2015-12-06 14:00-15:00

    Presentations and discussions on the topic of changing worldviews with researchers from Umeå University.

     

  • New technologies and the idea of a digital plane

    2015-12-08 18:30-19:30

    Presentations and discussions on the topic of changing worldviews with researchers from Umeå University.