Borås International Sculpture Biennal 2012

2nd June – 16th September More information  Programme           Advertisements

Message for the Sculpture Group…

  … received this morning – 31/05/2012   Hi Mats! Just want to thank you and the students once again for this wonderful day at the Academy. We were treated very well and the students were so involved in work with children. The kids were so creative, even those children who otherwise never would take … Continue reading

Day 8

  Group work: Sculptures in the City   Playgrounds in the City   Textile in the City   City near Nature          

Day 7

  Group work: City near Nature   Textile in the City   Playgrounds in the City   Sculptures in the City          

Day 6

Visit to some preschools:   Hässlegårdens Förskola “Many languages – Many possibilities – advice to multilingual families”   Melltorps förskola   Bäckaryds förskola   Naturleken     Group work:   Sculptures in the City   City near Nature   Textile in the City   Playgrounds in the City          


  Using natures own colours – Susanne Björkdahl Ordell   RECIPE FOR DYEING WOOL WITH NATURAL COLOURS   FABRIC: applicable to wool or other animal (protein) fibres. YOU WILL NEED: • 100 grams of natural wool • fill a pot halfway with leaves or herbs • 1-2 tablespoons of alum (the mineral that helps the … Continue reading

Day 5

  The groups spent the day working on their themes:   Playgrounds in the City – Getting inspiration from an exhibition at Kulturhuset   Textile in the City    City near Nature   Sculptures in the City          

Building the Education City – Video


Day 4

  “Playground in the city” / Introduction Kristina Bartley Declaration of Human Rights of Children  Art.2 – Non discrimination “A child friendly city is friendly and inclusive for all children” Art.12 – Children are seen and heard in a Child Friendly City “Childhood here and now” Art. 31 – Right to Play What is play? Are … Continue reading

Day 3

  City near nature / Introduction: Maria Ferlin   Coffee break   “Using natures own colours” with Susanne Björkdahl Ordell   Dyeing wool with red beetroots     Picking nettles to make soup   Cooking Nettle Soup and frying leaves   Pedagogical activities in the nature with Maria Ferlin