Opening week

The week leading up to the grand opening of GIBCA 2017 is filled with programs and events!

The program is updated continuously and may be subject to changes.


Monday, 4 September


Time: 7pm
Location: Oceanen, Stigbergstorget 8

Get to know the participating artists of GIBCA 2017! The evening is filled with artist talks, debates, music and performances. In collaboration with Valand Academy.


Tuesday, 5 September


Time: 7pm
Location: Konstepidemin, Konstepidemins väg 6

Celebrate the opening of the biennial together with GIBCA and BRA 10!


Wednesday, 6 September

Opening: GIBCA Extended

Time: 6pm
Location: KastellgatanKonstepidemin

Opening of GIBCA Extended with a grand party, openings, music and performances! The inauguration starts at the galleries on Kastellgatan and Konstepidemin. The evening ends with even more openings, a dj-set, music and a BRA 10 party at Konstepidemin!


Friday, 8 September

Press and professional preview

Time: 10am-5pm
Location: Start at Röda Sten Konsthall. Bus shuttle from Röda Sten Konsthall to Götaplatsen.

Register for accreditation here 

Release party: PARSE Journal: On Secularity

Time: 7pm
Location: TBA

Release party for GIBCAs single-topic issue of PARSE Journal: On Secularity in collaboration with Valand Academy.


Saturday, 9 September

Opening of GIBCA 2017!

Time: 11am-5pm
Location: Röda Sten KonsthallGöteborgs Konsthall, more locations TBA!

Opening speeches 1pm at Röda Sten Konsthall, by Ann-Sofie Hermansson, Chairman of the City Council of Gothenburg.

Opening party!

Time: 9pm-3am
Location: Röda Sten Konsthall, Röda Sten 1

Opening party in collaboration with Club Wonderland


Sunday, 10 September

GIBCA Extended at Konstepidemin

Time: 11.30am-4pm
Location: Konstepidemin, Konstepidemins väg 6

Artist talks, guided tours, talks and performances with participants in GIBCA Extended!