Press releases 2017

Dada is Dada
Press release   •   Nov 09, 2017

Do Ho Suh / Passages
Press release   •   Nov 09, 2017

On Friday 17 November, Bildmuseet will open a solo exhibition of the works of artist Do Ho Suh, his first in Scandinavia. The museum's top floor will be taken up entirely by a large installation of his transparent fabric structures. The exhibition also includes video works and drawings in which the artist explores architecture in various ways as physical and mental spaces.

Amar Kanwar / The Sovereign Forest
Press release   •   Okt 16, 2017

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.

Ana Mendieta / Covered in Time and History
Press release   •   Jun 01, 2017

Blood, fire, earth, water and her own body; Ana Mendieta's poetic and striking works from the 1970s and 1980s are a delicate balancing act between vulnerability and strength. Welcome to Bildmuseet for a press preview on Thursday 15 June 10 am, of the largest presentation of Mendieta's artistry shown in Sweden to date.

Jumana Emil Abboud / The Horse, the Bird, the Tree, and the Stone
Press release   •   Maj 10, 2017

Bildmuseet celebrates 5 years at the Umeå Arts Campus
Press release   •   Maj 10, 2017

Roger Metto / Chryospere
Press release   •   Maj 10, 2017

Fool's Gold / Umeå Academy of Fine Arts 2017
Press release   •   Apr 25, 2017

Swedish Picture Book of the Year / Djur som ingen sett utom vi
Press release   •   Feb 08, 2017

New Book: The Nuclear Culture Source Book
Press release   •   Jan 05, 2017