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Events 2021

January

On Forestry, Ecological diversity, and Hormoslyr
Sun
31
Jan
On Forestry, Ecological diversity, and Hormoslyr
Time 14:00 - 14:40 31 January 14:00 - 14:40
Place Online

Researcher talk. Lars Östlund, professor in conversation with curator Sofia Johansson.

On Popular Names of Plants
Sun
31
Jan
On Popular Names of Plants
Time 14:50 - 15:30 31 January 14:50 - 15:30
Place Online

Researcher talk. Professor Lars-Erik Edlund, Umeå University, in conversation with curator Sofia Johansson. In connection with the exhibition Ground Control.

February

Artist Talk / Suzanne Husky
Sun
7
Feb
Artist Talk / Suzanne Husky
Time 14:00 - 15:00 7 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Artist talk. Suzanne Husky in conversation with the curators of Ground Control, Sofia Johansson and Clelia Coussonnet.

Opening Naeem Mohaiemen / Jole Dobe Na
Sat
20
Feb
Opening Naeem Mohaiemen / Jole Dobe Na
Time 14:00 - 15:00 20 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Exhibition opening and European premiere for Naeem Mohaiemen’s new film Jole Dobe Na (Those Who Do Not Drown).

European premiere / Stream Mohaiemen's film here
Sat
20
Feb
European premiere / Stream Mohaiemen's film here
Time 14:30 - 23:59 20 February 14:30 - 23:59
Place Online

Film. Naeem Mohaiemen’s new film is a dreamlike and meditative story about loss and care. During the opening weekend you can stream the film here.

European premiere / Stream Mohaiemen's film here
Sun
21
Feb
European premiere / Stream Mohaiemen's film here
Time 00:00 - 23:59 21 February 00:00 - 23:59
Place Online

Film. Naeem Mohaiemen’s new film is a dreamlike and meditative story about loss and care. During the opening weekend you can stream the film here.

On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Thu
25
Feb
On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Time 14:00 - 15:00 25 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Art educator Maria Sundström gives a talk with tips for baby painting at home.

On Memory, Consciousness, and Sorrow
Sun
28
Feb
On Memory, Consciousness, and Sorrow
Time 14:00 - 15:00 28 February 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Researcher talk. Lars Nyberg, professor of Neurosciences, in conversation with director Katarina Pierre in conjunction with Naeem Mohaiemen's exhibition.

March

Curator´s tour of the exhibition Naeem Mohaiemen / Jole Dobe Na
Sun
14
Mar
Curator´s tour of the exhibition Naeem Mohaiemen / Jole Dobe Na
Time 14:00 - 15:00 14 March 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Director Katarina Pierre gives a curators tour of Naeem Mohaiemen's exhibition Jole Dobe Na. Language: Swedish.

Online opening Swedish Picture Book of the Year
Sat
20
Mar
Online opening Swedish Picture Book of the Year
Time 14:00 - 15:00 20 March 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Welcome to the online opening of the exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year. The prizewinners will participate. Language: Swedish.

April

Watch Larissa Sansours In Vitro at Home
Sat
10
Apr
Watch Larissa Sansours In Vitro at Home
Time 00:00 - 23:59 10 April 00:00 - 23:59
Place Online

Film. During 48 hours the last weekend for Larissa Sansour's exhibition, Bildmuseet will stream the two-channel science fiction film In Vitro (28 min).

Watch Larissa Sansours In Vitro at Home
Sun
11
Apr
Watch Larissa Sansours In Vitro at Home
Time 00:00 - 23:59 11 April 00:00 - 23:59
Place Online

Film. During 48 hours the last weekend for Larissa Sansour's exhibition, Bildmuseet will stream the two-channel science fiction film In Vitro (28 min).

Curator´s tour of the exhibition Ground Control
Sun
11
Apr
Curator´s tour of the exhibition Ground Control
Time 14:00 - 15:00 11 April 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Curator Sofia Johansson gives a guided tour of Ground Control on the final day of the exhibition. Do not miss this last chance! Language: Swedish.

Artist Talk with Hanan Benammar
Sun
11
Apr
Artist Talk with Hanan Benammar
Time 15:00 - 16:00 11 April 15:00 - 16:00
Place online

Artist talk. Conversation between artist Hanan Benammar and the curators Sofia Johansson and Clelia Coussonnet. Language: English.

On art and creativity for children between 0–6 years
Fri
16
Apr
On art and creativity for children between 0–6 years
Time 11:00 - 12:00 16 April 11:00 - 12:00
Place online

Digital Event. Art educator and artist Maria Sundström provides tips for people on parental leave. 

Opening Peter Öhrnell / Paintings
Sat
24
Apr
Opening Peter Öhrnell / Paintings
Time 14:00 - 15:00 24 April 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Opening of Peter Öhrnell / Paintings. Peter Öhrnell’s motifs are at the interface between nature and culture. The artist will participate.

May

Opening Umeå Academy of Fine Arts 2021
Sat
8
May
Opening Umeå Academy of Fine Arts 2021
Time 14:00 - 15:00 8 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Opening of this year’s masters degree exhibition from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå university.

Film presentation / Degree Exhibition in Fine Arts 2021
Sun
16
May
Film presentation / Degree Exhibition in Fine Arts 2021
Time 14:00 - 15:00 16 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Film presentation: The masters students from the Academy of Fine Arts on their works in the degree exhibition at Bildmuseet.

Digital Tour / Degree Exhibition in Fine Arts
Sun
23
May
Digital Tour / Degree Exhibition in Fine Arts
Time 14:00 - 15:00 23 May 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Museum curator Lisa Lundström gives a tour in the degree exhibition from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts.

June

Digital Opening: Zineb Sedira and Architectures of Transition
Sat
19
Jun
Digital Opening: Zineb Sedira and Architectures of Transition
Time 14:00 - 15:00 19 June 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Opening of two new exhibitions: Architectures of Transition and Zineb Sedira / Standing Here Wondering Which Way to Go

September

On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Thu
9
Sep
On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Time 14:00 - 15:00 9 September 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Online lecture with art educator Maria Sundström and tips for baby painting at home. Language: Swedish

On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Thu
23
Sep
On how to show art to babies between 4–15 months
Time 14:00 - 15:00 23 September 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Online lecture with art educator Maria Sundström and tips for baby painting at home. Language: Swedish

October

Digital Film Screening From the Web: The Pan-African Festival of Algiers (110 min)
Sun
3
Oct
Digital Film Screening From the Web: The Pan-African Festival of Algiers (110 min)
Time 00:00 - 23:59 3 October 00:00 - 23:59
Place Online

Film. In July 1969, William Klein filmed the first Pan-African culture festival in Alger. Artists participated: Nina Simone, Archie Shepp and Miriam Makeba

Digital artist talk with Zineb Sedira
Sun
3
Oct
Digital artist talk with Zineb Sedira
Time 14:00 - 15:00 3 October 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Artist talk. The artist Zineb Sedira in conversation with director Katarina Pierre in the exhibition Standing Here Wondering Which Way to Go

On art and creativity for children between 0–6 years
Fri
8
Oct
On art and creativity for children between 0–6 years
Time 11:00 - 12:00 8 October 11:00 - 12:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Art educator and artist Maria Sundström provides tips for people on parental leave.

Digital Opening: Bouchra Khalili / Stories within Stories
Sat
16
Oct
Digital Opening: Bouchra Khalili / Stories within Stories
Time 14:00 - 15:00 16 October 14:00 - 15:00
Place Online

Opening. Opening of the exhibition Bouchra Khalili / Stories within Stories. The artist presents her exhibition in conversation with curator Sofia Johansson.

Anniversary Event: What Do We Need Art For?
Fri
29
Oct
Anniversary Event: What Do We Need Art For?
Time 29 October at 12:00 until 31 October at 17:00 29 October at 12:00 until 31 October at 17:00
Place Online

Digital Event. Bildmuseet turns 40! To celebrate, we invite you to join a digital forum with artists, curators, researchers, authors, musicians, dramatists, guests

November

Dance Piece: One One One
Sat
6
Nov
Dance Piece: One One One
Time 14:00 - 15:00 6 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Dance. The dance piece One One One by choreographer Ioannis Mandafounis is performed at Bildmuseet by dancers from the Norrdans company.

Curators and architect conversation: Architectures of Transition
Sun
14
Nov
Curators and architect conversation: Architectures of Transition
Time 14:00 - 15:00 14 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Conversation. What does the climate crisis mean to architecture and its aesthetic and professional driving forces?

Architect talk and conversations: Integrated Sustainability.
Sun
21
Nov
Architect talk and conversations: Integrated Sustainability.
Time 14:00 - 15:00 21 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Conversation. On circular design in architecture as a way to more sustainable living environments. With, among others, architect Anders Berensson.

Umeå European Film Festival visits Bildmuseet
Sat
27
Nov
Umeå European Film Festival visits Bildmuseet
Time 27 November at 12:00 until 28 November at 17:00 27 November at 12:00 until 28 November at 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Film. Umeå European Film Festival (UEFF) visits Bildmuseet. You will find the films in the festival programme on UEFF's website

Opening: Zanele Muholi and Iwo Myrin
Sat
27
Nov
Opening: Zanele Muholi and Iwo Myrin
Time 14:00 - 15:00 27 November 14:00 - 15:00
Place Bildmuseet

Opening. Opening of two new exhibitions: Zanele Muholi and Iwo Myrin / Memories From the Taiga.

December

Christmas Market in the Museum Shop
Sat
11
Dec
Christmas Market in the Museum Shop
Time 12:00 - 17:00 11 December 12:00 - 17:00
Place Bildmuseet

Other. Christmas market in the museum shop and by the café in the basement floor.