Current exhibitions

  • Swedish Picture Book of the Year

    2016-03-20 - 2016-08-28

    The picture book "Småkrypsboll" [Bugball] by Tove Pierrou and Joanna Hellgren is recognised as the Swedish Picture Book of the Year. Illustations and original drawings from the book will be showcased in an exhibition at Bildmuseet, in conjunction to the winner being announced at Littfest – Umeå International Literature Festival 2016.

  • Charles and Ray Eames

    2016-04-17 - 2016-09-04

    Charles and Ray Eames are among the most influential designers of the 20th century. Together they moved fluidly between the fields of photography, film, architecture, exhibition-making, and furniture and product design. The exhibition includes furniture, products, models and multi-media installations, as well as personal letters, photographs, drawings and artwork.

  • Saara Ekström / Alchemy

    2016-06-12 - 2016-09-04

    Life and death, blooming and withering, attraction and repulsion challenge each other in Saara Ekström's provocative aesthetics. She brings together contrasting phenomena in unexpected, unsettling ways and questions culturally bound notions of what objects and materials symbolise. This exhibition presents a selection of the artist's latest works, based on her fascination with alchemical processes.

  • Fouad Elkoury / The Greatest Day

    2016-06-12 - 2016-09-04

    In the video installation Le plus beau jour [The Greatest Day], photographer and film-maker Fouad Elkoury couples his own images, from various times and geographical locations, with the poem To Be in a Time of War by the Lebanese author and artist Etel Adnan.