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
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Umeå Open & Littfest

Freedom of Words

Tuesday

Dec 2 18:00

On December 2 Littfest and Umeå Open join forces to blow out the construction dust from the new culture centre Väven. To help us, we have the most passionate writers … Read more about Freedom of Words

Time: Tuesday Dec 2 18:00 - 23:00
Place: Väven
Organizer: Humlan & Littfest
Freedom of Words
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
Autumn break

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

Lithuanian Film Festival

Friday

From Oct 31

Lithuanian short films, feature films and documentaries. The selection ranges from classics to newly produced films by established filmmakers as well as promising young talents. Filmmakers from Lithuania are guests … Read more about Lithuanian Film Festival

Time: Fri Oct 31 - Sun Nov 2
Place: Folkets bio
Organizer: Folkets Bio Umeå, Lithuanian filmmakers union and the Lithuanian Embassy in Stockholm
More information: http://folketsbioumea.se/
Lithuanian Film Festival
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
Travelog

On horseback through Västerbotten

Tuesday

From Nov 4

In June 2014, Sven Björklund and Olof Wretling set out from Umeå on horseback in search for storytelling treasures in Västerbotten County through three seasons. Just like the Grimm brothers, … Read more about On horseback through Västerbotten

Time: Tue Nov 4 - Wed Nov 5
Place: Sagateatern
Organizer: Sven Björklund, Olof Wretling and Umeå Teaterförening
On horseback through Västerbotten
Hunt for stories

On horse through Västerbotten

Wednesday

Nov 5 12:10

Sven Björklund and Olof Wretling talks about the book ”Till häst genom Västerbotten” (By horse through Västerbotten). In June 2014 Sven Björklund and Olof Wretling leaves Umeå (by horse) for … Read more about On horse through Västerbotten

Time: Wednesday Nov 5 12:10 - 12:55
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
On horse through Västerbotten
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