Under the artistic direction of Aude Christel Mgba and Bruno Alves de Almeida, the biennial gathers artistic and architectural positions which respond to the drastic changes occurring in the built and natural environments of Norrbotten. It also emphasizes their connections to other geographies and communities worldwide. Through exhibitions, public space interventions, and events, the biennial sheds light on resilient practices and presents empowering alternatives emerging from contexts of profound transition and transformation.
Luleåbiennalen 2024 – On the threshold of 1:1
Konstfrämjandet Norrbotten is pleased to announce the Luleåbiennalen 2024 – On the threshold of 1:1. The artistic directors Aude Christel Mgba and Bruno Alves de Almeida gather artistic and architectural positions, investigating the drastic changes in Norrbotten’s built and natural environments and relating them to analogous contexts worldwide, fostering interchanges that might provide new possibilities.
LB22 in Urgent Pedagogies #6: Earthed Imagination
Onkar Kular and Christina Zetterlund, Artistic Directors for the Luleå Biennial 2022, are guest editors for the latest issue of IASPIS digital publication Urgent Pedagogies #6: Earthed Imagination.
New archive highlights the history of Luleåbiennalen
Since the beginning of 2023, Konstfrämjandet Norrbotten are working on collecting, cataloguing and publishing materials from all of the previous editions of Luleåbiennalen here on our new website.
Video: Conversation with the Artistic Directors of LB24
During their first research trip to Norrbotten in March 2023, Artistic Directors of Luleåbiennalen 2024 Aude Christel Mgba and Bruno Alves de Almeida conducted a presentation about their previous curatorial projects and took part in a conversation about the newly initiated work with the upcoming biennial. Now, you can see a short video from the conversation here.