Calendar of Events

Evenemangstyp: Other

September 2017

24 September at 13:00–14:00

Museum curator Lisa Lundström gives a guided tour

Other Museum curator Lisa Lundström talks about a personal selection of works by Ana Mendieta in the exhibition Covered in Time and History. Language: Swedish

26 September at 18:00–22:00

Public opening at Umevatoriet - Tuesdays 6-10 PM

Other Would you like to embark on a virtual tour of the cosmos, look at the night sky through a telescope and learn more about the universe? Everybody is welcome to visit Umevatoriet - Umeå’s planetarium and science center - every Tuesday evening.

27 September at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

29 September at 10:00–11:30

Welcome meeting for accompanying partners

Other Accompanying family members to new international staff/researchers at Umeå University are most welcome to attend an information meeting.

29 September at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.


October 2017

1 October at 11:00–18:00

Screening of the documentary Ana Mendieta, Nature Inside

Other A documentary on Cuban American artist Ana Mendieta (2015, 8 min) will loop in Bildmuseet's Flexhallen this Sunday. Free admission.

4 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

6 October at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar

11 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

13 October at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art and open bar.

15 October at 13:00–14:00

Director Katarina Pierre gives a guided tour

Other Director and curator Katarina Pierre talks about a personal selection of works by Ana Mendieta in the exhibition Covered in Time and History.

18 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

20 October at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday and opening!

Other After-work activities with art and open bar.

23 October at 18:00–20:00

First Alumni after work New York City

Other Save the date! We invite you to the ever first Umeå University alumni get together in New York City. Come, meet and mingle with fellow Umeå University alumni at an informal After Work.

25 October at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

25 October at 18:00–21:00

Alumni event Washington DC

Other Welcome to a joint alumni event at the House of Sweden in Washington DC on October 25.

26 October at 18:00–20:00

Visit to Umevatoriet for international researchers and staff members

Other International Staff Support welcomes international researchers and staff members to a guided tour at Umevatoriet. Family members are also welcome to join.

27 October at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art and open bar.

29 October at 13:00–14:00

Museum Curator Sofia Johansson gives a guided tour

Other Museum curator Sofia Johansson gives a talk about the artist and film maker Amar Kanwar and his exhibition, The Sovereign Forest.


November 2017

1 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

3 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.

8 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

9 November at 11:00–14:00

Celebrate 30 years of the Erasmus programme

Other This year, the Erasmus programme, now Erasmus+, is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The programme has helped millions of young people and education professionals to travel abroad, study, and gain experience and skills. A celebration will be arranged on campus for students and staff.

10 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.

15 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

16 November at 17:00–19:00

After work for international researchers and staff members

Other International researchers and staff members are welcome to an after work in Umeå city centre.

17 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday and opening!

Other After-work activities with art and open bar. This evening will see the opening of two new exhibitions, Long Live Dada! and Do Ho Suh / Passages (19:00)

22 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

24 November at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Afterwork activities with art and open bar.

25 November at 14:00–17:00

Film at Bildmuseet

Other Umeå European Film Festival guests Bildmuseet. The films can be found in the festival programme.

26 November at 14:00–17:00

Film at Bildmuseet

Other Umeå European Film Festival guests Bildmuseet. Read more in the festival programme.

29 November at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


December 2017

1 December at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.

3 December at 13:00–14:00

Museum Curator Brita Täljedal gives a guided tour

Other Museum curator Brita Täljedal discusses a personal selection of works from the Long Live Dada! exhibition. Language: Swedish.

6 December at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

7 December at 17:00–19:00

Christmas celebration for international researchers and staff members

Other International researchers and staff members are welcome to a Swedish Christmas celebration at Universitetsklubben.

8 December at 17:00–20:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.

15 December at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other After-work activities with art, DJ and open bar.

16 December at 11:00–15:00

Pilgatan Christmas Market

Other Christmas market in the museum shop and Flexhall space. Students of the Schools of Art, Design and Architecture will be selling their works.


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