Interactive Art

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows

Sunday

From Nov 2

Opening Sunday 2 November at 14:00 Rafael Lozano-Hemmer works with robotically controlled lights, real-time animations, site-specific sound and film installations and much more. He finds his inspiration in architecture and … Read more about Rafael Lozano-Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows

Time: Sun Nov 2 2014 - Thu Jan 29 2015
Place: Bildmuseet
Organizer: Bildmuseet
More information: http://www.bildmuseet.umu.se/english
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer / A Draft of Shadows
Seasonal Concert

Waves

Friday

From Nov 21

The ‘season of wandering’ concert features an innovative dance piece performed to energetic music. The performance is a collaboration between the NorrlandsOperan dance division, the NorrlandsOperan symphony orchestra, the Centre … Read more about Waves

Time: Fri Nov 21 - Sat Nov 22
Place: NorrlandsOperan
Organizer: Norrlandsoperan
Waves
MA - interspace

From Hokusai to Manga

Friday

From Apr 25

"We are a group of women who meet weekly for artistic challenges, 'Always on a Sunday'. We are curious about international cooperation and both old and new art. For the … Read more about From Hokusai to Manga

Time: Fri Apr 25 - Sun Nov 30
Organizer: "Always on a Sunday"
From Hokusai to Manga
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Exhibitions

Eight Sami artists

During the capital of culture year Bildmuseet will showcase eight artists with Sami roots in eight different exhibitions – one for every season. The artists are based in Sweden, Finland … Read more about Eight Sami artists

Organizer: Bildmuseet
Eight Sami artists
Satire

Excuse me, could you starve a little quieter, we are trying to create some economic growth over here!

Friday

From Oct 3

A quick-witted and satirical play questioning the economic system. It is written by cartoonists Liv Strömquist and Sara Granér and is aimed at a young audience. With humor and social … Read more about Excuse me, could you starve a little quieter, we are trying to create some economic growth over here!

Time: Fri Oct 3 - Fri Nov 21
Place: Profilteatern
Organizer: Profilteatern
Excuse me, could you starve a little quieter, we are trying to create some economic growth over here!
Co-creation

Programme series – Bill 365°

Sunday

From Oct 12

The exhibition Bill 365° will be filled by dancing, live-drawing, performances and  a book release! Oktober 12, 13:00 OPENING AND BOOK RELEASE Participants: Lars Sahlin,  Umeå municipality, Roland Spolander, Ulrica Grubbström, … Read more about Programme series – Bill 365°

Time: Sun Oct 12 - Tue Dec 9
Place: Västerbotten museum
Organizer: Västerbottens museum
Programme series – Bill 365°
Season concert

Two of a Kind

Thursday

Oct 23 19:00

Music by Berndt Egerbladh and Mats Gustafsson For this autumn concert an established jazz musician has written a piece for the NorrlandsOperan symphony orchestra which promises to swing in its very … Read more about Two of a Kind

Time: Thursday Oct 23 19:00 - 23:59
Place: NorrlandsOperan
Organizer: Norrlandsoperan
Two of a Kind
Culture on Campus

Ára

Friday

Oct 24 12:10

The group ÁRA takes a prominent place between Sami tradition and visionary energy. Their first album titled “O” created new ways for yoik as an art form, a musical meeting … Read more about Ára

Time: Friday Oct 24 12:10 - 12:50
Place: Umeå university, ljusgården i Lärarutbildningshuset
Organizer: Culture on Campus
More information: http://www.umu.se/english/about-umu/news-events/campus-culture?languageId=1
Ára
Music project

Seasonal Concerts

The capital of culture year will feature eight seasonal concerts. At the start of each new season NorrlandsOperan presents a new, highly artistic concert project, each with an exciting theme. … Read more about Seasonal Concerts

Organizer: Norrlandsoperan
Seasonal Concerts
Västerbotten

River Stories

One of the most characteristic elements of the Västerbotten landscape is the rivers running down from the mountains in the west to the sea in the east. River Stories is … Read more about River Stories

Organizer: Norrlandsoperan
River Stories
Umeå Jazz Festival

World of Glass

Friday

Oct 24 19:00

World of Glass is an international art project that came to life in Tallinn during the European Capital of Culture year 2011. Glass artwork and instruments take the center stage when … Read more about World of Glass

Time: Friday Oct 24 19:00 - 21:00
Place: NorrlandsOperan
Organizer: NorrlandsOperan
World of Glass
Autumn break at Västerbottens museum

Creativity Camp

Tuesday

From Oct 28

Open workshop for children from 9 years. Try different artistic expressions such as writing, story telling, pictures, form and using a microphone. No previous experience needed. Four days of activitites … Read more about Creativity Camp

Time: Tue Oct 28 - Fri Oct 31
Place: Västerbotten museum
Organizer: Västerbottens museum in collaboration with Studiefrämjandet
Creativity Camp
Movie premiere

The film about Vasaplan

Wednesday

Oct 29 19:00

Premiere screening of Filmen om Vasaplan ("The film about Vasaplan"), created by Blume Film, Nyréns arkitektkontor and the citizens of Umeå. Vasaplan is the heart of Umeå's public transport system, … Read more about The film about Vasaplan

Time: Wednesday Oct 29 19:00 - 20:00
Place: Miklagård, Umeå Folkets Hus
Organizer: Blume Film, Nyréns Arkitektkontor, Svensk Form Västerbotten
More information: http://svenblume.se/en/film/vasaplan-the-movie/
The film about Vasaplan
Meeting Point – the Archive

Stilens munterhet: Sara Lidmans författardagböcker från Missenträsk 1975–1985

Wednesday

Oct 29 19:00

In the archives of Sara Lidman, hosted at Umeå University Library, her diaries are preserved. Literature professor Annelie Bränström Öhman have read them all, experiencing a unique view of the … Read more about Stilens munterhet: Sara Lidmans författardagböcker från Missenträsk 1975–1985

Time: Wednesday Oct 29 19:00 - 20:00
Place: University Library
Organizer: Research Archive, Umeå University Library
More information: http://www.foark.umu.se/en
Stilens munterhet: Sara Lidmans författardagböcker från Missenträsk 1975–1985
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