We are changing exhibitions at the moment, but the museum shop, library and restaurant Hansson&Hammar are open as usual. Welcome!
Tuesday 13 September opening of the performance weeks Room for Performance. The Misfits: 30 Years of Fluxus (80 min) is shown continuously throughout our opening hours, except during other programmes. In the evening live performances by artists Moe Satt (Burma) and Martin Wallén (Umeå). Inauguration speach by museum director Katarina Pierre and artist Bill Olson (Umeå), formerly a member of Decay Pitch, performance pioneers in Umeå. Artist Gabriel Bohm Calles (Malmö) gives a gives a brief history of performance art.
In collaboration with Vita Kuben, Bildmuseet invites to a rich programme of performance art. It offers experiences of different types of performance and provides an insight into what goes on at the performance-scene today. It also includes films and lectures with some of the classics from the history of performance art, as well as contemporary performances.