Calendar of Events
30 May–7 June
Exhibition On Thursday May 31st at 18:00 Umeå School of Architecture will open its doors for the official public inauguration of the 2018 UMA Summer Show. The exhibition will show the student’s work of the Academic year 2017/2018 and will take over the entire Architecture school, from the studio spaces to the river front.
4 June–6 June
Other The UID18 Open Exhibition is on view from June 4-6 at the Umeå Institute of Design. The exhibition presents the work by students from the UID master's and bachelor programmes. Graduates display their degree projects with prototypes, 3D models, installations and digital visualizations. The UID18 Open Exhibition is free and open to the public.
11 June at 13:00–14:00
Seminar Would you as a researcher like to conduct research abroad or act as a host for other international scientists? In that case, this is the seminar for you. During one hour we will tell you more about the opportunities available through Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowships. Welcome!
13 June at 16:00–21:00
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.
14 June at 18:00–20:00
Other Umevatoriet organizes a guided tour in Japanese! You can experience a show in our digital planetarium, look at the sun with a solar telescope if the weather is nice and many other interesting activities!
15 June at 17:00–21:00
Other Opening of two new Summer exhibitions: Eco-Visionaries and Jochen Lempert / Sudden Spring. Opening talks with participating artists at 19:00. The bar opens at 17:00.
16 June at 12:00–16:00
Other Artist Erik Sjödin invites Bildmuseet’s visitors to make homes for bees and bumble bees, out of reeds, bark and hemp. Place your bee house in a garden or park of your choice! Sjödin is one of the artists in the Eco-Visionaries exhibition.
17 June at 12:00–16:00
Other In artist Erik Sjödin’s workshop Our Friends the Pollinators, Bildmuseet’s visitors are invited to build bee houses of reeds, bark, hemp and other natural materials. Erik Sjödin is one of the artists in the Eco-Visionaries exhibition.
17 June at 14:00–15:30
Other Join an excursion to Umeå’s oldest park, and experience nature in your local surroundings with the guidance of experts. An event in conjunction to Jochen Lemperts newly opened exhibition at Bildmuseet.
25 June–27 June
Conference Scholars and experts from around the world are invited to explore recent developments in tourism climatology at the Fifth International Conference on Climate, Tourism and Recreation - CCTR 2018 - during the extended daylight of the Swedish Midsummer times.