Current exhibitions

  • Swedish Picture Book of the Year

    2020-08-27 - 2020-11-29

    Marathon has been named the Swedish picture book of the year 2019 and will be honoured with the national award Snöbollen [The Snowball]. Creator of the book, Karin Cyrén received the award in spring 2020. The original paintings are displayed in the exhibition together with an audio recordning of Karin Cyrén telling about her book.

  • Faith Ringgold

    2020-08-27 - 2021-01-10

    As an artist, activist and author, Faith Ringgold has challenged injustices and prejudices about Afro-American identity for five decades. In a large retrospective exhibition, Bildmuseet presents her paintings, graphics and textile works from the 1960s to the 2000s.

  • Larissa Sansour / Heirloom

    2020-08-27 - 2021-04-11

    In her exhibition Heirloom, Larissa Sansour takes us to a dystopic future where the Earth has undergone an ecological collapse. There, the human clone Alia addresses the trauma, life goals and dreams of previous generations. What stories do we take over from previous generations? How are our lives shaped by this heirloom?

  • Ground Control

    2020-09-27 - 2021-04-11

    Ground Control explores connections between plants, politics and history. It brings together works by contemporary artists who are interested in the political dimensions of botany: plants as a commodity, the circulation of plants around the world, and their classification.