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Hjo's art weekend

A three-day event with mostly local artists

Hjo's art weekend, which usually takes place every Pentecost, has moved its arrangement to 18th-20th of September, during Hjo Cultural Weeks.




Hjo's Art Weekend 18th-20th of September

A three-day event highlighting the town's vast array of creative talent working in various art forms. Friday 18th to Sunday the 20st of September 2020 the art weekend in Hjo are celebrating their 52nd anniversary. Be prepaird for a weekend filled with art.

Exhibitions during the weekend

The exhibition are ongoing throughout Hjo - both inside the town but also in the countryside. In order for you to have a holistic approach and be able to navigate to what you like, it is good to start at the house Villa Svea in Hjo Town Park (Villa Svea, Hjo Stadspark). There you get a map and also see the creations/ the art of some of the participants.

Opening hours 2020

Each gallery are open during these times:

  • Friday, 18th of September: at. 17:00-20:00
  • Saturday, 19th of September: at. 10:00-17:00
  • Sunday, 20st of September: at. 10:00-17:00

Map of the galleries

There are at least 50 participants during the art weekend in Hjo. They are spread out all over Hjo and you can walk, bike or take your car around the area. Most of them have temporary galleries and some of them share space so you can visit several at the time.

  • An online map will be shared here as soon as it is done.
  • You can also get a physical map at Villa Svea in Hjo Town Park (Hjo Stadspark) during the weekend.

Where it all started

Hjo's art weekend started in 1968 in the Castle of Hjällö and has grown since. Hjo's art weekend attracts mostly local artists, but you may also find artists from other parts of the country.

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Contact information

Hjo Konstrunda

Villa Svea, Hjo Stadspark

54430 Hjo