Prästholmen, Boden


A house. A journey into society. At Prästholmen, asylum seekers live in one of the multi-dwelling units surrounded by empty green spaces.

What´s happening?

In collaboration with residents and other actors in Prästholmen, artist and architect Sandi Hilal will develop a permanent outdoor artwork and an indoor architectural process. The goal is permanent art in and around the Migration Board’s building, which will open up for meetings, foster understanding and collaboration. Other activities may also take place in collaboration with the Havremagasinet.

Art is Happening

Prästholmen is part of Art is happening

2016-2018 Public Art Agency Sweden will focus on public art in late modernist dwelling area, built 1965-1974. A part of the governments Taking place-project.