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Physics and the Artistic Imagination – New book from Bildmuseet

Physics and the Artistic Imagination – New book from Bildmuseet

Press releases   •   Sep 13, 2019 09:05 UTC

Featuring works by contemporary international artists, essays about physics and art, as well as extracts from conversations between physicists and artists, the book Entangle: Physics and the Artistic Imagination is an introduction to how particle physics is inspiring the work and practice of contemporary artists.

Opening at Bildmuseet: Art Across Species and Beings

Opening at Bildmuseet: Art Across Species and Beings

Press releases   •   May 27, 2019 12:48 UTC

The upcoming exhibition at Bildmuseet brings together an outstanding selection of artworks which invite the visitor to rethink the human position in the world. "Animalesque / Art Across Species and Beings" presents 17 artists from different countries, generations and backgrounds. Film and video, drawing and sculpture, installation and sound. Press preview 13 June, opening 14 June.

Umeå Academy of Fine Arts MFA degree show opens at Bildmuseet

Umeå Academy of Fine Arts MFA degree show opens at Bildmuseet

Press releases   •   Apr 25, 2019 10:47 UTC

On Art Friday 3 May, Bildmuseet opens the annual MFA degree show from the Umeå Academy of Fine Arts. You are invited to meet a new generation of artists and a wide spectrum of ideas, materials and techniques. Press preview on Thursday 2 May at 10:00-12:00 (RSVP).

Opening at Bildmuseet: Carl Johan De Geer / The Big Misconception

Opening at Bildmuseet: Carl Johan De Geer / The Big Misconception

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2019 14:09 UTC

Creative, provocative and brilliantly versatile, Carl Johan De Geer has been working as an artist, designer, film-maker, photographer, stage designer, cultural journalist, musician and author since the early 1960s. However, he originally wanted to be a textile designer. "The Big Misconception" presents De Geer’s textile work, pattern sketches and photographs from the 1960s to the early 2000s.