Art for new thinking


The association ARNA works through the cultural dimension for sustainability in Vombsjösänkan in southern Sweden. Our vision to contribute to new thinking and innovation in sustainable development by building bridges between creativity, knowledge and visions for the future.





Article at Lund University on the development of a culture-oriented Unesco biosphere reserve in Vombsjösänkan

Article at LUCSUS at Lund University about the project Young SciShop



ARNA is currently developing the following projects:

Landskapet som gestaltad livsmiljö / The Landscape as designed living environment

Dinner for Future

Ung SciShop (with its own website)

The three projects are presented in the videos below. During the summer and autumn of 2021, ARNA has produced eight videos. Watch them and all our other videos on ARNA's youtube channel. Welcome to subscribe!

Past activities and events

March 2022
The Dinner for Future project held a scenario planning about the food of the future in Vombsjösänkan.

March 2022
The project Landscape's designed living environment ends with a workshop on designed living environment in suburban landscapes in collaboration with the Strategy Unit in Sjöbo municipality.

September - Biosfärfestivalen in Vombsjösänkan

ARNA participated in the Biosphere Festival with a number of cultural activities with the aim to create platforms for conversations about the connections to the home area of Vombsjösänkan, its nature, heritage and sustainable development.
Skaparverkstad och musikteaterföreställningen Väx Upp! - Workshop and musical theater for families
Mångfaldens mönster - Take part in creating a wall painting of the connections in nature and talk to researchers and biologists.
Skuggbåge - Walk and talk about the importance of trees in cities and parks.
Landmärken, farleder & smultronställen - Film premiere and conversations about how humans formed the landscape and small villages along the river Kävlingeån.

August - Houses in Skåne

In August, ARNA arranged a walk & talk about the importance of cultural heritage for our image of what constitutes a good living environment in the countryside in Skåne.