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Clothes affect all of us on this planet. We are all, to some extent, consumers regardless of the climate we live in and whether we follow the latest fashion, wear hand-me-downs, shop at large chains or buy tailor-made. At the same time, fashion and textile represents one of the most polluting trade industries. Swedish businesses and research centres are among the main drivers for investment in more sustainable systems. Fashion revolution – the future of textiles is an exhibition that highlights the industry’s major challenges, showcases Swedish solutions and guides you as a consumer to contribute effectively. The material is produced by the
In a densely populated world, the concept of isolation has suddenly become central. In Sweden we are encouraged to keep social distance, in other countries it is not allowed to gather in groups larger than two people. Without any habit of living in isolation, we must change our mind to keep ourselves within our own walls as much as possible and try to make life work anyway. Isolation | Communication is an exhibition initiated by the curator group Muskot in collaboration with Färgfabriken, born out of the prevailing covid-19 epidemic. Tthe exhibitions gathered art through an Open Call. The work submited for assessment represent the participat's artistic / literary practice
On March 26, an exhibition will open featuring the Nobel gowns that Pär Engsheden created for Sara Danius while she was Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy. They were developed in close collaboration, and each of them has its own story. The accessories worn with the gowns and photographs are also on display. “Sara Danius is wearing the most courageous choice of the evening! An eye-popping cerise cape paired with a cognac-coloured gown. 25 metres of gorgeous silk taffeta were used for this Pär Engsheden creation”, reported Cia Jansson, Editor-in-Chief of the fashion magazine Elle during SVT's live broadcast from the Nobel Banquet in 2018. Pär Engsheden is one
Smaka Good Food Festival (previously Smaka på Stockholm) is an early summer food festival in Sweden. Every year it attracts more than 320 000 visitors all with a shared passion for food and drink. You'll get the chance to meet some of Sweden's most renowned chefs and bakers and have the opportunity to taste the dishes from over 40 great restaurants, cafés, and food trucks. The theme of this year's festival is food, health, and sustainability where. Also new for this year: the international conference Sweden Foodtech Big Meet is moving into the festival to make it accessible to visitors.
Lollapalooza returns to Stockholm 2020! Just like last year, it will be held in the beautiful fields of Gärdet. Post Malone, Pearl Jam, The Killers, Kendrick Lamar, and many more artists! https://youtu.be/Uvje1CxugwA
Since the start in 2010, HudikKalaset has grown to become one of Sweden's most esteemed festivals. The festival always runs the weekend v30 and Engman's Chapel always ends the festival.Some artists who have visited the festival over the years are Lars Winnerbäck, Teddybears, Linnea Henriksson, Veronica Maggio, Miriam Bryant, Daniel Adams-Ray, Oskar Linnros, Zara Larsson, Graveyard, Petter, Bo Kaspers Orchestra, Little Jinder, HOV1, Jireel, Ulf Lundell , Magnus Uggla, Loreen, Agnes, September, Tove Styrke, Norlie & KKV, Hoffmaestro, Jill Johnson, Rebecca & Fiona and many more!In 2019, the festival celebrated its 10th anniversary with over 40 artists performing on 4 st
Stockholm Pride is one of Stockholm’s largest annual festivals, as well as the largest Pride celebration in Scandinavia.It is a big, happy colorful event which attracts LGBT visitors from around the world. On the main festival area "Pride Park" there will be concerts, shows, workshops and debates. Of course there will also be a Pride parade and lots of parties! Events are published on the Stockholm Pride website.
The Birgit Nilsson Days 3 – 9 August 2020 Skåne has got a new musical attraction. For the third year the Birgit Nilsson Days will be arranged and it is the greatest ever. The week starts with a Master Class for singers on the Birgit Nilsson Museum. The court singer Anne Sofie von Otter leads the tuition in cooperation with the opera singer Gitta-Maria Sjöberg and the pianist Elisabeth Boström. The tuition is open for audience. It ends with a closing concert at Västra Karups church on 6 August. The Birgit Nilsson Days 2020 ends with two outdoor Gala Concerts on 8 and 9 August at the Birgit Nilsson Museum. International known opera soloists perform parts of B N repertoire together with Helsing
Celebrate a world of design Summer Design Week presents inspiring events and exhibitions together with Formex, the leading Nordic interior design arena. It is a week for design enthusiasts living in, and visiting, Stockholm. During Summer Design Week the city of Stockholm is buzzing with design events, openings, seminars, dinner parties and cocktails. It is a great meeting place for all of us who love design. https://youtu.be/xiDrI4kioXQ