K U L T U R V E R K E T

We are an award winning organisation within the Umeå Municipality working with children under the teaching method of 'Kids tell the pro's what to do'. Unusual collaborations have led to new artistic expressions such as a Blog Opera, an Ice Hockey Musical and an Invisible Food project.
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Gatsmart (Street smart)

Gatsmart (Street smart)

The project continues. We have had workshops, city tours, written texts and develop songs among other things.
The Swedish Forum for Human Rights

The Swedish Forum for Human Rights

In November The Swedish Forum for Human Rights takes place in Umeå. We’re in the programme.
Come meet us at Sliperiet!

Come meet us at Sliperiet!

We’ve moved! We now have our office at Sliperiet, at the Arts Campus by the river in central Umeå. Sliperiet is a new works space for Umeå University and the creative industries in Umeå.
Summer Break!

Summer Break!

We’re off for the summer. In August we’re back, well rested, from our new offices at Sliperiet in Umeå. See you then!
Time to get tickets!

Time to get tickets!

On January 13th we start selling tickets for Fair Opera – the Musical and Fair Game – a Football Musical. Book your tickets already today! Click to find out more about where.
We are now a Case Studie in the UK

We are now a Case Studie in the UK

Governance International wanted to show our work as a good example. Read more about it in the case studie.
Summer is here...

Summer is here…

… and we now breathe a bit more slowly after a very busy school year. Now it’s time to work our way through those piles on our desk, to sort all those photos and to plan for next term. This last school year a lot has happened: we worked with around 1300 pupils in our different...
Kulturverket heart Humlab

Kulturverket heart Humlab

Celebrating a a three-year collaboration program, yesterday we ate Bonken cake and drew hearts.    
Visit us in our new quarters! And pardon the mess...

Visit us in our new quarters! And pardon the mess…

As of 11th March we’re in new quarters in Umeå. You’ll find us amongst boxes and wires, picture frames and furniture on the run. We do have a great view, but do long to see the little green “mouse ears” (as we call them in Sweden) on the birches and melting snow on the roofs....