Program SmåBUS 2020

Thursday 2 July 2020

  • Evening: Arrival participants SmåBUS 2020 coming from further away
    • Dinner


Friday 3 July 2020

  • Morning:
    • 08.00 Breakfast

    • 09.00 Welcome

    • 9.30-10.30 Opening lecture: Marit Törnqvist
      BOOKS AS BRIDGES

    • 10.30 Fika (Coffee/tea and some sweets)

    • 11.00-12.00 Lecture Gro Dahle
      THE PICTURE BOOK AS A SPOTLIGHT IN DARK ROOMS AND BEHIND LOCKED DOORS

  • Noon: Lunch

  • Afternoon: 

    • 13.30-15.30 Lecture Gunna Grähs
      THE CHILDREN´S PICTUREBOOK 
      A constant battleground of adult ambitions.

    • 15.30 Fika

    • 16.00-17.30 Lecture Richard Câmara
      THE WORDS THAT FLED THE DICTIONARY or How to introduce visual awareness in children's illustrated books

  • Evening: dinner

    • 19.00  Lecture Bart Moeyaert
      VET DU VAD? Bart Moeyaert´s world

For Children:

09.00-12.00: drawing with Marjolein Pottie and Sarah Vegna
Nässjö Library

Saturday 4 July 2020

  • Morning:

    • 07.30 Breakfast

    • 08.30 Trip to Astrid Lindgrens Näs

    • 10.30 Official opening exhibition Madicken

    • 11.00 Lecture: Saci Lloyd
      HOW TO LAUGH IN THE FACE OF CLIMATE CHANGE
      An interactive, fun-filled romp through the Apocalypse

  • Noon: 12.30 Lunch

  • Afternoon:

    • 13.30 Visit Exhibition Pippi

    • 14.30 Visit Bullerbyn (with fika)

    • Trip to Sörängen

  • Evening: Dinner

    • 19.00 Lecture Jan de Kinder
      RED
      From blushing till taking the courage to tell your own story

Sunday 5 July 2020

  • Morning:

    • 08.00 Breakfast

    • 09.30-12.00 Workshop with Richard Câmara
      "RED, BLACK, WHITE and BLUE" - Urban sketching workshop

    • 09.30-12.00 Workshop with Pim Lammers
      SEXUAL AND GENDER DIVERSITY IN CHILDREN´S LITERATURE

    • 09.30-12-00 Workshop with Erica ElfströmESTER AND JOHN BAUER- WELCOME TO CHILDREN´S BOOKS ILLUSTRATIONS FROM 100 YEARS AGO
      Workshop  with a seminar about Ester and John Bauer and discussion on how to use the archives for inspiration in contemporary storytelling. 

  • Noon: 12.00 Lunch

  • Afternoon:

    • 13.30-15.00 Lecture by Fatinha Ramos:
      CAN I ILLUSTRATE LIFE TO TRIGGER LOVE?
      Trying to reach the heart through the eye of the beholder

    • 15.00 Fika

    • 15.30-17.00 Lecture with Sören Olsson LAUGHTER, JOY AND HAPPINESS - it is really serious
       

  • Evening: Buffet with live music from the Swedish band Ensamheten


  • Extra:
    • Exhibition Madicken
    • Illustrators are invited to submit an illustration (1 original work, 1 print) to SmåBUS. This illustration is to be based on the stories about Madicken, also known as Mardie in the English books. The original work will exhibited in ...
      There is a possibility that the exhibition will travel.

    • Extra:
      • During the festival, there are meet and greets to discover the work and life of colleagues from different countries.

    • Extra:
      • Have you met colleagues that thruly inspire you during the festival? Do you feel like working together? Then take the opportunity to submit a request to become artists in residence (1 month in 2021).