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Opening at Bildmuseet: Amar Kanwar / The Sovereign Forest

Opening at Bildmuseet: Amar Kanwar / The Sovereign Forest

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2017 14:12 GMT

​On Friday 20 October at 19:00 Bildmuseet opens a large exhibition by recognised artist and filmmaker Amar Kanwar. The Sovereign Forest is a poetic response to the conflict over land and the resistance of local communities in the Indian state of Odisha. Press preview on Thursday 19 October at 10:00 – Welcome! The artist will participate.

 Nisrine Boukhari / Wanderism is a State of Mind

Nisrine Boukhari / Wanderism is a State of Mind

Press Releases   •   Nov 09, 2015 09:45 GMT

Wanderism is a State of Mind by Syrian born artist Nisrine Boukhari is one of the three exhibition that opens at Bildmuseet on Sunday 22 November. Behind the ambiguous title of the exhibition lies the fact that the artist left her homeland, is constantly on the move and sees her own mind as her nation.

Northern Academic Leaders Meet in Umeå

Press Releases   •   Aug 19, 2015 11:02 GMT

​This week 31 leading representatives for ten different countries will meet at Umeå University in Sweden. During three days these leaders will discuss how to optimize the conditions for research and education to benefit the northern and arctic regions.

The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana

The Spaces Between / Contemporary Art from Havana

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2015 11:23 GMT

​How is life in Cuba today, beyond the headlines of the last few months about the thaw in international relations and political promises about lifting the trade embargo? Can art reflect a society? On Sunday, 22 February, Bildmuseet in Sweden will open an exhibition of contemporary art from Havana.