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Events 2020

January

Choir performance led by Katarina Henryson
Sat
25
Jan
Choir performance led by Katarina Henryson
Time 15:00 - 16:00 25 January 15:00 - 16:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Resonance and connection. Welcome to a choir performance by the participants in a workshop led by Katarina Henryson, former member of The Real Group.

February

Museum Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour
Sun
2
Feb
Museum Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour
Time 14:00 - 15:00 2 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Guided tours. Museum curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour in the Ann Edholm / Tongue on the Tip exhibition.

Design Stories for the Future
Sun
9
Feb
Design Stories for the Future
Time 14:00 - 15:00 9 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Lecture by Maria Göransdotter, Umeå Institute of Design, Umeå University in connection to the Design Matters exhibition

Art Friday on Saint Valentine’s Day!
Fri
14
Feb
Art Friday on Saint Valentine’s Day!
Time 17:00 - 21:00 14 February 17:00 - 21:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Art Friday on Saint Valentine’s Day! Mingling, design quiz and a design workshop. Bar and café. Free admission. 

Museum Curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour
Sun
16
Feb
Museum Curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour
Time 14:00 - 15:00 16 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Guided tours. Museum curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour in the Design Matters exhibition.

Film Screening: Frantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask
Sun
23
Feb
Film Screening: Frantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask
Time 14:00 - 15:30 23 February 14:00 - 15:30
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Film Screening: Frantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask (71 min), 1995 by the film maker and artist Isaac Julien. Language: English.

Annual book sale in the museum shop
Tue
25
Feb
Annual book sale in the museum shop
Time 10:00 - 17:00 25 February 10:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. The annual book sale in the museum shop starts. Bargain books, art catalogues and various kinds of photo souvenirs. 

March

CANCELLED: Art Friday with Littfest
Fri
13
Mar
CANCELLED: Art Friday with Littfest
Time 13 March at 17:00 until 14 March at 01:00 13 March at 17:00 until 14 March at 01:00
Place Bildmuseet

. CANCELLED: Art Friday with Littfest – Umeå International Literature Festival. Opening of the Swedish Picture Book of the Year exhibition.

April

CANCELLED: Art Friday and opening of the exhibition: Faith Ringgold
Fri
3
Apr
CANCELLED: Art Friday and opening of the exhibition: Faith Ringgold
Time 17:00 - 21:00 3 April 17:00 - 21:00
Place Bildmuseet

. Art Friday with an opening. During the evening we are inaugurating a retrospective with the American artist Faith Ringgold.

CANCELLED: Museum Curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour
Sun
5
Apr
CANCELLED: Museum Curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour
Time 14:00 - 15:00 5 April 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Guided tours. CANCELLED: Museum curator Anders Jansson gives a guided tour in the Faith Ringgold exhibition.

May

CANCELLED: Art Friday with an exhibition opening: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts
Fri
1
May
CANCELLED: Art Friday with an exhibition opening: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts
Time 17:00 - 21:00 1 May 17:00 - 21:00
Place Bildmuseet

. CANCELLED: Tools for the Future is this year´s graduation exhibition by the Master´s student at the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts.

CANCELLED: Guided Tour: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts / Tools for the Future
Sun
10
May
CANCELLED: Guided Tour: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts / Tools for the Future
Time 14:00 - 15:00 10 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuset

Other. CANCELLED: Master´s students from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts in their present their exhibition Tools for the Future

CANCELLED: Presentation of grants: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts
Sun
10
May
CANCELLED: Presentation of grants: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts
Time 15:00 - 16:00 10 May 15:00 - 16:00
Place Bildmuset

Other. CANCELLED: Public presentation of grants to graduating students from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts in their exhibition Tools for the Future.

CANCELLED: Guided Tour: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts / Tools for the Future
Sun
17
May
CANCELLED: Guided Tour: Umeå Academy of Fine Arts / Tools for the Future
Time 14:00 - 15:00 17 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuset

Other. CANCELLED: Master´s students from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts in their present their exhibition Tools for the Future

CANCELLED: Presentation of VK´s Culture Prize 2020
Sat
30
May
CANCELLED: Presentation of VK´s Culture Prize 2020
Time 14:00 - 15:00 30 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. CANCELLED: Presentation of VK’s Culture Prize 2020. Mingling and public conversation with this year’s prize-winner.

June

CANCELLED: Art Friday with an exhibition opening
Fri
12
Jun
CANCELLED: Art Friday with an exhibition opening
Time 17:00 - 21:00 12 June 17:00 - 21:00
Place Bildmuseet

. Two new exhibitions are opened this Summer evening at Bildmuseet: Ground Control and Larissa Sansour / Heirloom

September

Presentation of Faith Ringgold
Sun
6
Sep
Presentation of Faith Ringgold
Time 14:00 - 15:00 6 September 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Guided tours. Museum curator Anders Jansson presents the exhibition Faith Ringgold and talks on a personal selection of art works.

Public Conversation in Faith Ringgold
Sun
13
Sep
Public Conversation in Faith Ringgold
Time 14:00 - 15:00 13 September 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Public conversation between the curators Hans Ulrich Obrist and Melissa Blanchflower, Serpentine Galleries, London, and museum curator Anders Jansson

Storytelling performance about Paul Robeson
Sun
20
Sep
Storytelling performance about Paul Robeson
Time 14:00 - 15:00 20 September 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Jason Nemor Harden in a storytelling performance about the first black superstar. Paul Robeson transcended the colour barriers of the early 1900s.

Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Sun
27
Sep
Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Time 12:00 - 17:00 27 September 12:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Gerd Aurell's drawing performance Svenska växter [Swedish Plants] is performed in the Ground Control exhibition during the day.

Exhibition opening Ground Control
Sun
27
Sep
Exhibition opening Ground Control
Time 14:00 - 14:30 27 September 14:00 - 14:30
Place Bildmuseet

. Presentation by curators Clelia Coussonnet and Sofia Johansson. Gerd Aurell’s drawing performance Svenska växter is performed during the day.

October

Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Sat
3
Oct
Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Time 12:00 - 17:00 3 October 12:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Gerd Aurell's drawing performance Svenska växter [Swedish Plants] is performed in the Ground Control exhibition during the day.

Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Sun
4
Oct
Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Time 12:00 - 17:00 4 October 12:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Gerd Aurell's drawing performance Svenska växter [Swedish Plants] is performed in the Ground Control exhibition during the day.

Award ceremony Swedish Picture Book of the Year
Sun
11
Oct
Award ceremony Swedish Picture Book of the Year
Time 14:00 - 15:00 11 October 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Award ceremony Picture Book of the Year: Karin Cyrén receives the Snowball award for her book Marathon, named the best Swedish picture book of 2019.

Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Sat
17
Oct
Performance in the exhibiton Ground Control
Time 12:00 - 17:00 17 October 12:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Gerd Aurell's drawing performance Svenska växter [Swedish Plants] is performed in the Ground Control exhibition during the day.

Artist Talk in Ground Control: Céline Condorelli
Sun
18
Oct
Artist Talk in Ground Control: Céline Condorelli
Time 14:00 - 15:00 18 October 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Artist Céline Condorelli will talk about her project Zanzibar in a conversation with Sofia Johansson, curator of the exhibition Ground Control.

November

Artist talk in Ground Control: Maria Thereza Alves
Sun
8
Nov
Artist talk in Ground Control: Maria Thereza Alves
Time 14:00 - 15:00 8 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Artist Maria Thereza Alves in conversation with curator Sofia Johansson. The conversation will mainly revolve around the exhibition Ground Control.

Artist talk: Larissa Sansour
Sun
22
Nov
Artist talk: Larissa Sansour
Time 14:00 - 15:00 22 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Public conversation between artist Larissa Sansour and director Katarina Pierre, Bildmuseet. Language: English