Valand Academy is closely integrated into the city’s cultural life - including collaborations with Göteborgs Konsthall, Hasselblad Centre, Röda Sten, Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA), Literature House, and many other public art agencies. Welcome to take part in our public events such as exhibitions, performances, screenings, readings, lectures, book releases and more.
River of Light workshop, Valand Acadmey. Photograph by Behjat Omer Abdulla.
Public events - spring 2017
- Jesper Festin: Jag stor du liten: A seminar series of literary translations, 27 January
- GOTHENBURG FILM FESTIVAL events at Valand Academy, 28 Jan - 3 Feb
- Queer Moving Images, February 4-5
- Franco Berardi on And. Phenomenology of the End, February 10
- Symposium: Art is Not a Commodity, February 18
- River of Light, February 20
- Hassan Blasim at Göteborgs Litteraturhus, February 24
- Public Talks: Swiss Psychotropic Gold as part of Draft, March 16
- Filmscreening and conversation: Exfrun by Katja Wik, March 28
- Nordic Biennial Symposium, March 29
- Mellankomst, March 29 - April 19
- Act1Act2: BFA Fine Art Exam Exhibition 2017, April 8 - May 7
- #mittSvenljunga - med kameran som verktyg, April 10 - 12
- Översättningssamtal med Johanna Haegerström: A seminar series of literary translations, April 21
- Public Talks: Cape Town - Any Given Sunday as part of Draft, April 27
- Strange Attractors, MFA Fine Art Exam Exhibition, April 28 - May 21
- The Absence of Something Is Not Enough: BFA Foto Exam Exhibition, April 29 - May 21
- Public Talk with Fred Ritchin, May 9
The program list for Spring 2017 will be updated continuously.