eXpression enters into cooperation with Sustainergies

Workshop Sustainability

eXpression enters into cooperation with Sustainergies

Workshop Sustainability

eXpression enters into cooperation with Sustainergies


IKEA buys your furniture for the environment

photographer:Zanna Metzer

Creativity among Umeå's traders


Kaaos Kaamos gets 1.2 million for new show

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24/11 2020
Future Retail Lab

Workshop social media

The fourth workshop of the eXpression Future Retail Lab.
25/11 2020

Workshop Needs Verification and Sales

The fifth workshop of the eXpress programme in autumn 2020.
27/11 2020
Future Retail Lab

Strong brands and shop spirit – a prerequisite for the sustainable trade of the future?

Stories of
the Creatives

Investing in your creative entrepreneurship means embarking on a unique and eventful journey. Each trip tells a story about the people who often hide behind a brand, service or product. In "The Story of the Creatives" we get to know the driving forces, challenges and lessons learned that have shaped some of the entrepreneurs who move in our environment.

minds unite

We are a business incubator that enables the development of driven creators with ideas, innovations or companies in the artistic, cultural and creative industries. We offer efficient and innovative methods, a creative coworking environment and world-class prototype labs. Together, creative industries are leading the way to the sustainable growth of the future
creative minds unite.


Together with creators, we promise to challenge standards in business development with a focus on artistic, cultural and creative industries. Here is a selection of the creators who developed their ideas, innovations and companies with the help of eXpression Umeå.

Runa of Sweden
Urberg Design Logo
MURAL Architecture Logo
Magda Andersson Logo
Short Break Logo
Floral L

Our programs

Creatives is eXpression Umeå's incubator program. The program offers you as a creator with a company help to develop this further into a sustainable company. The goal of the program is that you have developed into a sustainable creator with strong self-leadership and resilience and your company into a sustainable company with recurring revenues.
For many creators, the program is the first step towards eXpression's business support. During the program you will get tools and models to test your idea, innovation and your entrepreneurship.
eXpression Design
The program is a collaboration between eXpression Umeå and the creative network High Coast Creative in Örnsköldsvik. As a participant you get access to a platform with lectures and workshops in the process from sketch to finished product on the market.
Future Retail Lab
Future Retail Lab is aimed at new entrepreneurs and owner-driven companies in the trade as well as to companies that are in the borderland between trade, visitor and experience industries. The program helps you create growth, develop new business models and forms of collaboration.
Summer eXpression
During a summer, you as a young creator get the chance to take your design from idea to finished product in collaboration with skilled producers in the Umeå region.
3D Lab at Curiosum
Our offers
eXpression Umeå's core offering is our business development programs, but we have more to offer. Read more about our offers and environments here.