GIBCA Extended Exhibition

Posted: 2019-07-01
Category: English
GIBCA Extended Exhibition takes place at 3:e Våningen between September 6–October 27 and presents works of twelve artists based in West Sweden.

GIBCA  reception in Venice 2019

Posted: 2019-06-07
Category: English

The list of participating artist to the 10th edition of the biennial has been released on May 9th during a reception in Venice! 


GIBCA Extended Start-Up Meeting

Posted: 2018-10-24
Category: English
In 2019 GIBCA will continue its collaboration with GIBCA Extended, a project where the art scene in Västra Götaland Region joins the international biennial in showcasing interesting contemporary art projects. 

Meeting Point 2018

Posted: 2018-10-16
Category: English
Meeting Point 2018 will take place on November 26-27, around 60 artists will have the opportunity of presenting their work during brief meetings with the invited guest curators. The aim of Meeting Point is to establish contacts between artists and curators for potential future collaborations and exhibitions.

Lisa Rosendahl Appointed Curator of GIBCA 2019 and GIBCA 2021

Posted: 2018-07-12
Category: English
It's official!

GIBCA Attends Market Art Fair

Posted: 2018-05-04
Category: English
How do artistic and curatorial practices address rising nationalism? How do contemporary artists relate to terms such as ‘home’, ‘belonging’ and ‘national identity’? The tensions that have followed the nationalist and populist waves in Europe have increased the importance of analysis and critical thinking, even in the art world.

GIBCA X Opens in September 2019

Posted: 2018-03-16
Category: English
Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art opens its 10th edition in autumn 2019! 

The Rashomon Project

Posted: 2017-12-21
Category: English

Curious what happened to The Banned Image at Götaplatsen? 


Posted: 2017-12-20
Category: English
Thank you all for joining us for the 9th edition of Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, WheredoIendandyoubegin, On Secularity.

GIBCA 2017 is OPEN!

Posted: 2017-09-20
Category: English
The biennial is open from 9 September – 19 November 2017

Book your participation to Debriefing Session: Göteborg

Posted: 2017-09-15
Category: English
Take part in the performance every Saturday!

Opening GIBCA Extended at Konstepidemin/Kastellgatan

Posted: 2017-09-09
Category: English
Opening of GIBCA Extended at Konstepidemin/Kastellgatan

The vernissage at Röda Sten Konsthall!

Posted: 2017-09-09
Category: English
Photos from the opening!

PARSE Dialogue on Secularity and Exclusion

Posted: 2016-10-25
Category: English

PARSE, in collaboration with GIBCA, invites you to a PARSE Dialogue on the themes of The Parse Journal issue on Secularity, and the conferense EXCLUSION

GIBCA is searching for Kizomba dancers for a performance!

Posted: 2015-11-02
Category: English
The artist Isabel Lewis invites you to a relaxed and poetic evening of filled dancing, pulsating music and hypnotic spoken word. 

GIBCA Celebrated in Venice

Posted: 2015-05-18
Category: English
GIBCA celebrated this year's participating artists in Venice!

GIBCA Announces Artist List and House of Words (HoW)

Posted: 2015-05-12
Category: English
GIBCA is thrilled to unveil this year's participating artists alongside a new and exciting site-specific project and accompanying programming titled, House of Words (HoW).

GIBCA is looking for volunteers!

Posted: 2015-05-07
Category: English
A story within a story... Are you intersted in beeing involved in Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA) this fall? We are now looking for volunteers! 

Interview with the GIBCA team and curator Elvira Dyangani Ose

Posted: 2014-12-01
Category: English

Earlier this fall the curator Elvira Dyngani Ose did a research trip that took her to several locations in Sweden. In conversation with GIBCA she talks about her impressions of Sweden, its art scene and the questions that she thinks will be central to GIBCA 2015.

See the launch of GIBCA 2015

Posted: 2014-11-25
Category: English

On September 24th the launch of GIBCA 2015 was held at Röda Sten Konsthall. During the evening GIBCAs artistic directors talked with curator Elvira Dyangani Ose  about her curatorial background and what topics hopes to explore within the context of GIBCA 2015.

Elvira Dyangani Ose on a tour of Sweden with the support of Iaspis expert visiting program

Posted: 2014-09-30
Category: English
After a couple of days in Gothenburg, filled with meetings with collaborative partners, visits to artists’ studios and the various venues of the biennial, Dyangani Ose and the GIBCA team headed off to Stockholm.

Visit and lecture at Valand Academy

Posted: 2014-09-25
Category: English
On Thursday 25th of September curator of GIBCA 2015, Elvira Dyangani Ose, spent half a day at Valand Academy. 

Meeting: GIBCA Extended

Posted: 2014-09-24
Category: English
On September 24 the first meeting in the work for GIBCA Extended 2015 took place at Röda Sten Konsthall.

Elvira Dyanagi Ose - curator of GIBCA 2015!

Posted: 2014-07-28
Category: English
Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA) and Röda Sten Konsthall are delighted to announce the appointment of Elvira Dyangani Ose as curator of the eighth edition of GIBCA. 

Cancelled viewing of the film art work Magic Bullet by Marcus Öhrn

Posted: 2013-10-07
Category: English

The film art work Magic Bullet by the artist Marcus Öhrn is a 49-hour long chronological montage of all the film footage that were cut by the Swedish State Film Censorship office between 1934 till 2002. As part of GIBCA, the film would have been shown on a big screen on the facade of GöteborgsOperan (The Opera House in Göteborg).

On Thursday, September 5, three days before the film's premiere, GöteborgsOperan announced that the film would not be shown as planned.