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JD-utvaldJacob Dahlgren

Born 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden
Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden


JACOB DAHLGREN [solo-exhibition] at Copenhagen Contemporary, August 25, 2019 – June 1, 2020

In CC’s new hall 4 the Swedish artist Jacob Dahlgren presents the exhibition Art is Life. It unfolds like a playscape comprising large-scale sculptural installations co-created by CC’s visitors. The exhibition title, Art is Life, refers to the way Dahlgren observes and involves everyday life in his artistic practice. His materials are often sourced from (Read more…)

JACOB DAHLGREN [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, August 22 – September 28, 2019

Andréhn-Schiptjenko has the pleasure of announcing the opening of the Stockholm fall season with Not and Or, a solo-exhibition by Jacob Dahlgren. The opening will take place Thursday August 22, 5-8 pm and the exhibition runs through September 28. Not and Or is a series of three-dimensional objects as paintings, connecting Dahlgren’s interest for the everyday with (Read more…)

JACOB DAHLGREN [group-exhibition] HEIMAT The 2018 Guang’an Art Biennale, December 12 – May 10, 2019

Jacob Dahlgren (b. 1970) is currently exhibiting at the 2018 Guang’an Art Biennale, Guang’an Wusheng Baozhen, China. The work is on display between December 16 – May 10, 2019. Jacob Dahlgren, born 1970 in Stockholm, where he lives and works. He received his MFA from the Royal College of Art in 1999. He has exhibited (Read more…)

JACOB DAHLGREN [solo-exhibition] at Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Januari 27 – May 13, 2018

Jacob Dahlgren ställer ut på Eskilstuna Konstmuseum: Jacob Dahlgrens konst kännetecknas av starka färger ofta kombinerade i ränder, eller i rutor och grafiska mönster av olika föremål. I utställningen Not and Or på Eskilstuna konstmuseum presenteras ett stort antal verk, både äldre och nyproducerade, i en labyrintlik installation av byggstängsel. Ett av verken, “Neoconcrete Ballet”, (Read more…)

JACOB DAHLGREN [solo-exhibition] at Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch, October 15, 2017 – April 8, 2018

Jacob Dahlgren belongs to a generation of contemporary artists who have taken the constructive-geometrical tradition a logical step further, and in that way arrived at completely new approaches. His materials consist of simple, mass produced everyday objects which he finds in department or DIY stores. Dahlgren employs plastic coat hangers, pencils, folding rulers or rip (Read more…)