Are you curious about the art in Umeå? Art creates dynamism in the city, adds unexpected elements to everyday life and challenges our minds! Walk the art route and discover some of the artwork in Umeå city centre.
You can choose to discover 18 or 8 pieces of art.

A collaboration with the art unit at Umeå municipality

 

Art route 1: with 18 works of art.
Artwork 1-18, about 60 minutes.

Art route 2: with 8 works of art.
Artwork 1,16,17,18,15,12,14,13, about 30 minutes.

You can also read or download the brochure here.

Artist, Works / Title, Year of Creation, Technology, Location, Owner

 

1-4

 

1. Stig Lindberg (1916-1982), Fontänskulptur, 1976, copper, Renmarkstorget, Umeå Municipality

2. Ante Dahlstedt (1941-2013), Människans boning, 1984, copper, Skolgatan, HSB

3. Wilhelm Gieseke (1910-1992), Gustav Rosén, 1950, granite, Rådhusesplanaden, Umeå Municipality

4. Vicke Lindstrand (1904-1983), Grön eld, 1970, glass, Järnvägstorget, Umeå municipality
 

Konstrunda Umeå

 

5. FA + / Ingrid Falk (1960-) and Gustavo Aguerre (1953-), Lev !, 2012, glass / concrete intarsia / sound and light artwork, pedestrian tunnel at Umeå järnvägsstation (railway station), Umeå Municipality

6. Per Kirkeby (1938-2018), Untitled, 1988, monotype, bus station (indoor), Umeå municipality

7. Christina Eriksson-Fredriksson (1964-), Untitled, 1995, embroidery, bus station (indoors in restaurant), Umeå municipality

Konstverk 8-11

 

8. Asmund Arle (1918-1990), Man- häst- vagn, 1965, bronze, Umeå Bus station (indoor), Umeå municipality

9. Bill Olson (1950-), Dans för svart kåpa, 1996, a collection of 5 pieces in various techniques, Umeå Bus station (indoor), Umeå municipality

10. Seth (1903-1978) och Lars (1931-) Lindgren, Umeågallret, 1962, ironwork, Rådhusesplanaden/Vasagatan, Housing cooperative Bågen

11. Mikael Richter (1963-), Laddningsplats för ljushuvuden, 2000, concrete- and light artwork, Operaplan, Umeå Energi
 

Konstverk 12-15

 

12. Sisters of Jam / Moa (1976-) and Mikaela (1980-) Krestesen, Nobody puts Baby in a corner, 2008, neon lights, Vasagatan 12, Balticgruppen

13. Knutte Wester (1977-), I want to be heard, I want to be found, 2016, bronze, Vasaplan close to Umeå Folkets Hus, Umeå Municipality

14. Beth Laurin (1935-), Väsen, 1987, bronze, Umeå Folkets Hus, Umeå Folkets Hus

15. Camilla Akraka (1968-), Listen !, 2019, lacquered polyester composite / bronze alloy / stainless steel, Rådhustorget, Umeå Municipality. Please note that the artwork is currently not in place due to repair.
 

 

Konstverk 16-18

 

16. Sean Henry (1965-), Standing Man, 2008, oil paint painted bronze, Rådhustorget, Umeå Municipality

17. Pål Svensson (1950-), Källflöden, 2017, Gray Bohus granite / Hallandsgnejs / Diabas / Dark labrador / Tranås ruby / Ice green, Rådhustorget, Fort Knox

18. Stig Lindberg (1916-1982), Tillvarons former, 1962, glazed tile, Rådhustorget, MVG, Diös