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Exhibition and concert highlights

The jubilee offers many thought-provoking and interesting exhibitions of art, photography, plants, historical objects as well as musical performances with orchestras and choirs.

On this page we have gathered some of the highlights – for the complete programme, refer to the jubilee programme (Pdf 10 MB) or the calendar at

Exhibition highlights

Love@Lund – the love stories that started in Lund

Date: 16 February 2017–28 January 2018, I Time: 09:00–18:00 Place: Café Athen (the silent reading room), AF-building, Sandgatan 2, Lund

Kissing couple in front of a photography at the exhibition Love@Lund – stories about couples who met in Lund

Love blossoms in Lund – at a party on Klostergatan in 1969, in a song contest at the Faculty of Engineering and when meeting in front of the Tegnér statue in Lundagård – these are just a few examples of places where love has begun. Meet some of our lovely couples that began their stories together in Lund in the photo exhibition that will be displayed on campus during the jubilee year.

Do you have a love story to share from Lund? Send us your story at info [at]

Spring Exhibitions at Skissernas Museum

Date: 28 January–13 August 2017 I Place: Skissernas Museum
The Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art reopened on 28 January with a diverse exhibition programme. Work by the American artist Swoon will be shown in the museum, as will artist Charlotte von Poehl’s work, produced on the basis of the museum’s collections, and we will get to follow Andreas Eriksson’s artistic process. The museum will also show sketches and models from the architect firm Elding Oscarson, who designed the new addition to the building. 

Exhibition of art connected to Peder Winstrup - a founding father of Lund University

Date: 21 December 2016–26 February 2017 Place: Historical Museum, Lund

Peder Winstrup, a bishop and prominent historical figure in Scandinavia, was one of the founding fathers of Lund University. This exhibitiion presents a unique collection of rarely shown paintings and prints from the University’s art collection have been selected to demonstrate the cultural context in which Peder Winstrup lived and worked in the 1600s.

Lund University Museum

Date: 2 January–31 December 2017 I Place: Lindforska huset, Kulturen, Lund I Time: 9:00-12:00
Come and visit the University Museum at the Lind­forska building at kulturen! Here you can learn about the history of the University, from when it was founded in 1666 until today.
Learn more about the exhibition (in the calendar at

Concert highlights

Odeum events

Date: 1 January–31 December 2017 I Place: See individual events in the calendar at
Odeum is where the University’s public student­ based musical activities take place, including about 15–20 concerts each semester. During the jubilee year, Odeum’s ensembles will offer everything from the tra­ditional highlights – such as the Academic Orchestra’s spring concert, the Lund University brass band’s au­ tumn concert, and the Lund Academic Choir’s Christ­mas concert – to lunch recitals, interesting lectures and lovely performances by visiting ensembles.
Find Odeum events in the calendar at

Other events, exhibitions and concerts

The events on this page are only a few highlights, check the events calendar to see other events during the jubilee year.

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