The power of fashion is strong. All social groups use clothing to create their identity. Meet people from three decades, the 1780s, 1860s and 1960s, times when the economy, currents of ideas and technical developments clearly affected clothing and fashion.
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The international exhibition Game On 2.0 - the world's largest exhibition of computer games, is now visiting The National Museum of Science and Technology. Test your skills on more than 100 of your favourites from gaming history, ranging from the 1960s to the present day!
“Co-creation” is the key word in Umeå2014’s capital of culture initiative. Here, the concept means that everyone can participate and contribute to the programme. To promote a long-term perspective and encourage the continuance of capital of culture activities beyond 2014, it is intended that projects should be run by the “cultural operators” themselves.
”Sweden – more pornography, more suicides, more alcoholism and more gonorrhoea every year”Sign at a 1971 demonstration in London against the Swedish sexual education film Language of Love.Welcome to an exhibition on images of Sweden, spirits and sex. In collaboration with artist Peter Johansson, we get to grips with lust and vice, liberation and shame – with ”Swedish sin”, both the myth and the phenomenon.
The Vikings are legendary, misunderstood and feared. Enjoy intriguing accounts of Viking society, and learn more about life in places such as the trading port of Birka. We have the largest collection of Viking Age objects in the world.
Guided tours in English every day (except 28 July–1 August) at 11.00 and 13.00 and in Swedish at 14.00.
The Vikings are possibly best known as brutal robbers. Today there are many pictures and stories about the Vikings. They describe how they travelled around the world frightening the life out of people. This is not the true story of the Vikings.
Show Jump, dressage and eventing , all included in this year 's edition of the Malmö City Horse Show.
This year we gather all disciplines during the 10-day contestants on Ribersborg in the middle of Malmö.
NorrlandsOperan will create history when it presents a unique version of Richard Strauss’s Elektra. The opera is being performed for the first time ever in a full-format outdoor performance involving over 250 participants.
Colourful, bubbling, fun, musical, swinging, cultural - the Malmö Festival is everything and has something for everyone. Visit markets, art exhibitions, theatre, concerts and much, much more
The relay that’s as much a party as a race. You’re part of a team along with four other runners. Everyone runs five kilometers, and then it’s time for a nice picnic. The route is on North Djurgården.
We are glad to announce that our next festival will take place in Stockholm over the weekend 22-24th August. As special guests we have invited none other than Cynthia Nunn från Chicago.
For the twelfth time Berwaldhallen presents world class singers and musicians during the Baltic Sea Festival.
Midnight Run in Gothenburg has been arranged since 2008. The race is a replica of the legendary Midnight Run race in Stockholm with the same name.
The ITU World Triathlon Series is an innovative series that allows the world’s top athletes to compete head-to-head on an ongoing basis. Expanding upon the previous single-day World Championship, the format features seven world-class events and finishes with an exciting Grand Final.
Here activities will focus on the latest news for the spring/summer 2014 collections and nearly 800 brands will be represented. The activities will take place in showrooms, fairs, exhibitions, fashion shows and other kinds of events around the city.
You no longer have to go to Munich, Germany to experience the fantastic and fun atmosphere and spirit of Oktoberfest. For the third time ever an official Oktoberfest is taking place in Stockholm.
International tatoo fair.
The music festival Popaganda will be held at Eriksdalsbadet, Stockholm, Sweden, on the 29th-30st of August 2014.
This year is the sixth time that the Popaganda festival is arranged at Eriksdalsbadet in Stockholm. It is the twelfth festival since the start in 2002, back then located on the campus of the Stockholm University.
The World Water Week has been the annual focal point for the globe's water issues since 1991. It is hosted and organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place each year in Stockholm.
World Water Week also highlights the field's most renowned honors, including the Royal Award Ceremony and Banquet for the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize.
This congress is for invited only.
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