Art Friday with Littfest!
Time: 5:00 PM
The event is for: students - anyone - employees
Art Friday with Littfest – Umeå International Literature Festival! Readings by poets from all over Europe. Live music with the band Väärt, DJ:s, café and bar. Opening of the exhibition Swedish Picture Book of the Year / Fågeln i mig flyger vart den vill [The Bird Within Flies Wherever It Wants].
Friday March 16th, free admission, no age restriction. The Littfest evening at Bildmuseet offers a rich programme in various parts of the museum building: as visitor you will meet poets, authors, artists and musicians.
The opening hours are prolonged this Art Friday. The whole museum building with shop, exhibitions and programme will be open until 22:30, and the bottom floor with restaurant and music until 01:00.
17:00 LITERATURE MINGLE IN THE RESTAURANT
Bar, food, café from 17:00 and all evening.
17:00 CREATIVE WORKSHOP ON THE PICTURE BOOK THEME
Drop in to the workshop area on 2nd floor until 19:00.
18:00 OPENING: SWEDISH PICTURE BOOK OF THE YEAR
Fågeln i mig flyger vart den vill [The Bird Within Flies Wherever It Wants] by author/illustrator Sara Lundberg is named the Swedish Picture Book of the Year. The prize is awarded during the Littfest festival, and the winning book is presented in an exhibition at Bildmuseet. Sara Lundberg will be present and participate at the opening.
19:00 DADA PERFORMANCE: POPRORETOTENONTIOTÖSOS
Skuggteatern interprets Dada (5th floor). Among the visitors in the exhibition Dada is Dada, Skuggteatern gives an on-going performance – about 15 min loop – on a Dadaist theme. Participating actors are Love Ersare, Karin Malmberg, Emil Nilsson-Mäki and Magnus Nilsson-Mäki.
20:00 POETRY READINGS I
Readings in Do Ho Suhs exhibition Passages on 6th floor. Patricipating poets: Göran Greider, Jonas Ellerström, Hanna Hallgren, Yekta and Yolanda Aurora Bohm Ramirez. They will be presented by Per Bergström.
DJ:s this evening are the dynamic duo behind the cultural magazine Ord & Bild, namely the two editors Ann Ighe and Marit Kapla. You will find them at the bottom floor, beside the restaurant until 23:00.
21:30 POETRY READINGS II
Readings in Do Ho Suhs exhibition Passages on 6th floor. Patricipating poets: Aase Berg, Helen Mort, Mats Söderlund, Eiríkur Örn Norðdahl and Nino Mick. They will be presented by Helena Fagertun.
22:30 THE EVENING CONTINUES ON FLOOR 0
The upper parts of Bildmuseet (exhibitions, museum shop, reception) closes at 22:30, but the party goes on on the ground floor, beside the restaurant.
Väärt! live on stage at Bildmuseet. The band will play older tunes as well as completely new material from their fourth studio album, which is to be released during 2018. The concert is co-arranged with Studieförbundet Bilda
01:00 BILDMUSEET CLOSES - WELCOME BACK
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