The RÃ¶ksska Museum in GÃ¶teborg(Gothenburg), Sweden has an ongoing exhibition about skateboarding which lasts until November 2nd, 2008. Axel Torschmied from skateanddestroy.de sent me the info a while back but as it is still there for a couple more weeks, here it is for you.
Here’s what the museum curators have to say about the exhibition themselves:
With design, fashion and handicraft as the point of departure we focus on the rolling board. The exhibition will describe skating as a lifestyle, the board as a design object and to it the fashion. The RÃ¶hsska Museum will dive deep into this world phenomenon, with the board as a passion, a must and a life philosophy for many. After 50 years of product development, this apparently simple concept which has become a million dollar industry and an elite-athletic is examined.
And here’s where the RÃ¶hsska Museum is located: