Jacob Dahlgren born 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden

Solo exhibitions

No conflict no irony (I love the whole world) Collective Gallery Edinburgh, Scottland
Between obvious form and supposed content
Kristianstad Konsthall
Kunstraum, London UK Curated by Thomas Cuckle
Willem Besselink and Jacob Dahlgren
Jacob Dahlgren and Edward Clydesdale Thomsom

Work as method project for Austrian Chamber of Labour Vienna Austria
Latitude Contemporary Art festival, Mexico City, Mexico
Neo Concrete Ballet
Grad Culture Center, Belgrade, Serbia
Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland
Colour-time-structure Workplace Gallery, Gateshead UK
Market Art Fair, Solopresentation Galleri Andrehn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm Sweden
Units of measurments Skärets Konsthall, Nyhamnsläge, Sweden
Model for understanding the world Galleri Andersson/Sandström Umeå, Sweden
The viewer is in the picture Jacob Dahlgren och Johan Löfgren Passagen, Linköpings Konsthall, Sweden
New Abstraction, Jacob Dahlgren& Johan Löfgren Gallerie Leger, Malmö, Sweden
Jacob Dahlgren/My Ekman Konsthallen/Hamnmagasinet i Varberg, Sweden

"Sharks, lions and ships" Steven Wolf Gallery, San Francisco USA

"The woderful world of abstraction" Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland
"From art to life to art" Andrehn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden
"Forward, back, right, left" Henry Art Gallery, Seattle USA
Prints Jacob Dahlgren, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred Sweden
Heaven is a place on earth, Mayerei, Karlsruhe Germany
Heaven is a place on earth, Steven Wolf Gallery, San Francisco USA

Jacob Dahlgren, Ystads Konstmuseum, Sweden
General & Specific works, Jacob Dahlgren, Augelimuseet, Sala, Sweden
Galleri Box; Gothenburg, Sweden

Early one morning, Galerie Artfinder, Hamburg, Germany
Jacob Dahlgren & Elly Hemberg, Kulturhuset, Skövde, Sweden
Malmö Konsthall with Katarina Löfström, Malmö, Sweden
A wither shade of pale, Kunstverein Harburger Banhof, Hamburg Germany
Berlin Art forum, Galerie Artfinder, Germany
Lamps and trees, Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå, Sweden
Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
I, the world, things, life, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm Sweden
The possibility of eternal conceptual misunderstandings, Gallerie Anhava, Helsinki Finland
Item 1: general constructive will, Galleri Mårtenson/Persson, Påarp Sweden
Neither man nor nation can exist without a sublime idea, Wintergarten kunst im raum, Wien Austria
Third uncle, Millesgården, Stockholm, Sweden
Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Galleri Charlotte Lund with Jonas Nobel, Stockholm, Sweden
Galleri Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden

Group exhibitions
Kiasma's 15th anniversary show,
KIASMA, Herlsinki Finland
Game Changer
Collective Gallery, Off-site group exhibition at Meadowbank Sports Centre Edinburgh UK
The ghosts of architecture: recent gifts, praised gifts, and acquisitions
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, USA
Surface: an exhibition about surface and materiality in recent painting
The Civic, Barnsley UK
Double Illums Bolighus, Kopenhagen Denmark, curated by Torgny Wilcke
Art across the city
Swansea, Wales curated by Gordon Dalton
Baltic sea record 2013
Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany Curated by Knut Hartwich
Iaspis open house, Stockholm Sweden
Ränder, rytm, riktning Nordiska Museet, Stockholm, Curated by Tom Hedqvist and Synnöve Mork
13 är ett Lyckotal-Samtidskonst från Sverige Gummbostrand Konst och Form, Söderkulla Finland curated by Mari Rantanen
Changing Perspectives - 15 years of the ECB's art collection European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany
Division of labour, Worcester UK
Spectral Landscape with viewingstations/Color and Contemporary Art

Curated by Pamela Fraser and John Neff Gallery 400 at Uneversity of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Grafik älskar fotografi Fotografins rum, Kommendanthuset Malmö Museer curated by Sune Nordgren
Woodstock 2012 Växjö Konsthall, Sweden
Great outdoors
Pace University,curated by Jillian Mcdonald New York, USA
Worlds apart Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris Sweden
Art Brussel Galerie Andae Kaufman
Klang och Jubel Skärets Konsthall 2002 – 2012
Skärets Konsthall, Sweden
Double, double Workplace Gallery, Gateshead UK
Playing the city 3
Curated by Matthias Ulrich, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt Germany
Kind of nice
Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland
Galleri Artists
Andrae Kauffman Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Paradise Bookshelf Kerstin Engholm Galerie Vienna Austria
Art Basel, Galerie Anhava
Wanås, Knisslinge Sweden
I, the world, things, life
Schirn Kunsthall Frankfurt, Germany
Ta Plats Landskrona Konsthall, Sweden
Minimalism and Applied II Daimler Art Collection, Berlin Germany
Ceci n'est pas un Casino
Villa Merkel, Esslingen Germany
Re-make/Re-model curated by Matthew Hearn, National Glass Centre, Sutherland, UK
Some Notes on Sublimal Messages and Remarks on Air Conditioning, with Marcel Buhler, Cream Contemporary, Berlin Germany

Murals Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona Spain Curated by Martina Milla

Ceci n'est pas un Casino Forum d'art contemporain, Luxemburg curated by Kevin Muhlen and Jo Kox
It's a Set-up KIASMA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
The economy of the gifts A Foundation, Liverpool, UK curated by Ticiana Correa
Ta plats Kulturhuset Stocckholm, Sweden Curated by P-O Hagström
If You Could Collaborate A Foundation Gallery at Rochelle School, London UK
ArmoryshowNewYork,USA Galleri Andrehn-Schiptjenko
Umedalen Skulptur, Umeå Sweden

"More than a T-shirt" Bielefelder Kunstverein im Waldhof, Germany
Colour Urban Structures artfinder Galerie | Mathias Güntner Hamburg, Germany
"Flash! - Light and Movement" Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
"Favoured Nations" Momentum 2009-5TH Nordic Biennial of Contemporary art Galleri F 15 Moss, Norway
Art forum Berlin, Galerie Anhava
"Hammer & Nail" TWT, Oslo, Norway
"Second Hand" Engholm Engelhorn Gallery, Vienna Austria, curated by Jasper Sharp
Från plats till plats del 2, Skissernas museum, Lund, Sweden
"Superabundant: A Celebration of Pattern" Turner Contemporary; Margate UK curated by Sarah Martin
"All Colors Permitted As Long As They Don't Interfere With Business" Museum of Contemporary Art, Szczecin, Poland
Armory Show, New York, Galleri Andrehn-Schiptjenko
Art Basel, Galleri Andrehn-Schiptjenko
"Image and After" Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
"Next Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow" Galerie Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf, Germany
Borås internationella skulpturfestival, Borås Konstmuseum, Sweden
"All colours permitted as long as they don't interfere with business" BWA. Katowice, Poland
"Nuit Blanche" Toronto, Canada curated by Dave Dyment
"Art for fun" Casal Solleric, Mallorca curated bya Javier
Armory Show, New York, Andrehn-Schiptjenko
Art Basel, Andrehn-Schiptjenko
Aqua Art Miami, Steven Wolf Gallery, Miami
Typ konst, Västerås Konstmuseum, Sweden
Art for Fun, Groupshow at Casal Solleric, Mallorca, Curated by Javier Marroquí and David Arlandis
etc. Amagerfælledvej Art Project, Kopenhagen, Curated by Sotiris Kyriacou
Bellezza Pericolosa, Pan Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Curated by Manon Slome and Julia Draganovic
Welfare Fare Well, 52nd Venice Biennale, The Nordic pavilion, Curated by René Block
Dangerous Beauty, Chelsea Art Museum, curated by Manon Slome New York, USA
Den moderna staden -det offentliga rummets estetik, Uppsala Konstmuseum, Sweden
Elli Hemberg & Jacob Dahlgren, Norrtälje konsthall Sweden
ArtCologne, Galerie Artfinder
Viennafair, Galerie Artfinder
Dreamlands burn, Mücsarnok/Kunsthalle Budapest Hungary, curated by Edit Molnar and Livia Páldi
Altered, Stitched and Gathered, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center/MoMA, New York
Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm
Art, life & confusion, October Salon Belgrade, curated by Rene Block, Belgrade Serbia
Minimal quotation, Galerie Artfinder, Hamburg
ArtCopenhagen, with ateljé Larsen, Denmark
Armory Show, Galleri Charlotte Lund, New York, USA
Modernautställningen, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Reflecting identities in contemporary art, European Patent Office, Münich, curated by Veronika Wiman/Marketta Seppälä
Umedalens skulptur, Umeå, Sweden
Expanded painting, Praguebiennale 2, Prague
Armory show, Galleri Charlotte Lund, New York, USA
Swedish-Sri Lankan artist, Harold Pieris Gallery, Colombo Sri Lanka
Signes d'abstraction,3-modiga möten, Gallerian Stockholm, curated by Fredrik Helander
Skulptur i Norden, 1980-2005, Wanås
Svensk Konst Nu, Sveriges Allmänna Konstförening, touring in Sweden
Mostings hus, Kopenhagen, Denmark
Baltic Raw tower, Hamburg, Germany
Unizone, Riksutstillinger, Norway
Union, Christiansands kunstforening, Norway
Maleri Galleri F 15 Moss, Norway
I, the world, things, life, Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden
Här står du, Konstfrämjandet touring exhibition Sweden
Art Athina, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Athen Greece
Signs of abstraction, Black box, Norrköping, Sweden
Äntligen hemma, Bohusläns Museum, Nacka Konsthall, Skövde Konsthall, Karlskrona Konsthall, Sweden
Temporary spaces, Charlottenborg, Kopenhagen, Denmark
Contemporary Swedish art, ECB, Frankfurt am Main and Nordic embassy, Berlin, Germany, curated by Heike Sütter
Skilling banco, SAM/Kulturhuset after shopping, Sweden
Moviken Art, Moviken Sweden
Kabusa invited, Kabusa Konsthall, Ystad, Sweden
Talking about time space and stories, 27th Pontevedrabiennal, curated by Maria De Corall, Spain
Greyscale/CMYK, Tramway, curated by Rebecca Gordon-Nesbitt, Glasgow Scottland
Berlin art forum, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Germany
Umedalen skulptur, Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå, Sweden
Ars Fennica, Södra Kareliens konstmuseum, Finland
Ars Fennica, Tavastehus konstmuseum, Finland
Sliding down the surface of things, Life gallery, curated by Power Ekroth, Stockholm, Sweden
Vem är rädd för rött, blått och gult, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
On location, Forsbacka bruk, Gävle Sweden
Berlin Art forum, with Charlotte Lund, Germany
17 up, Galeria Miejska Arsenal, Poznan, Poland
17 up, Gallerie Manes, Prague
Art Forum Berlin, withGalleri Charlotte Lund, Germany
Baertling/Dahlgren, Grafiska sällskapet, Stockholm, Sweden
Baltic sea biennal, in Kalliningrad, Russia
Biennale Syd, Sörlandets kunstmuseum, Christiansand, Norway
The flying moose, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm Sweden
Spiller, Växjö Konsthall Sweden


Signes d'abstraction, Margate

Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Vehbi Koc Vakfi, Istanbul
Sara Hildeen Art Museum, Tampere
Daimler Collection, Berlin
Eskilstuna Konstmuseum
Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art Helsinki
Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
Göteborgs konstmuseum
Norrköpings Konstmuseum
Uppsala Konstmuseum
Sundsvalls museum
Västerås konstmuseum
Statens Konstråd
Brittish Museum, London
European Central Bank, Frankfurt
Bonniers Collection, Stockholm

Nominated to Ars Fennica 2002

Public Work
Kvarteret Vattenfallet, Råcksta, commissioner Stockholmshem 2011
Skanstullshallen, commissioner Stockholm konst 2011
UMAS Hospital Malmö, commissioner Region Skåne 2010
House Terra, Akademiska Hus Lindköping
Askerbyskolan, Rinkeby
Kungliga Tekniska högskolan commissioner Statens Konstråd / The National Public Art Council Sweden Stockholm
Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
Bergsvägen, roundaboutl, commissioner Lindköping city

Headlands Center for the Arts, Artist in Residence, San Francisco 2009
Carl Milles stipendium 2008
Theertha, artist in residence, Colombo december 2004
Konstnärsnämnden 2-year working grant 2003-2005
Nifca artist in residence, Glasgow June-August 2002
Konstnärsnämnden 1-year working grant 2001
Stockholms stads kulturstipendium 2001
Beartlingstiftelsen 2001
Gerhard Bonniers stipendium 2000
Maria Bonnier Dahlins stiftelse 2000

It´s supposed to be funny, Michael Leaverton SF Weekly march 14 2007
2007 års man, Björn Larsson Hjärnstorm nr #90 2007
Ina Arends, Adidict #26 the gaming issue 2007
Ordning och reda på konstmuseet, Theresa Bener, Kvällsposten 2007
Konst som vardag, vardag som konst, Jelena Zetterström Sydsvenska Dagbladet 19/2 2007
Ystads Konstmuseum: Jacob Dahlgren, Carolina Söderholm, Kristianstadsbladet 7/2 2007
Dreamlands burn, kunsthalle Budapest Judit Angel, Flash Art march-april 2007 p.74
Studio Art das kunstmagazin 4/07 p.12-13
169 bathroomscales add up to a work light on meaning Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Cronicle 7/4 2007
Jacob Dahlgren: Heaven is a place on earth Steven Jenkins, San Francisco Bay Guardian, 4/4 2007
Dangerous beauty Benjamin Genocchio New York Times 2.2 2007
Dangerous beauty Stephanie Murg Chelsea Now 30.3-5.4 2007
På tvärs Jonas Florén, Dagens Industri nr 12 2007 p.32-35
Alexandra Novo, Universe od fantasy, Attitude Magazine, nr 12, 2006
Estelle af Malmborg, Residence 1/2006
Berit Åberg, Konsten väsnas, VI, april 2006
Björn Larson, www.omkonst.com, summer 2006
Johanna Lenander, Signs of abstraction, Art Rewiev July 2006
Johanna Lenander, Pattern recognition, Surface art and travel issue 2006
Bo Borg, Ett spöklandskap med räta vinklar, GöteborgsPosten 29/6 2006
Jan-Åke Noresson, Konstruktiv humor, Göteborgsposten 1/9 2006

Parallel worlds, Mathias Guntner cataloguetext for A whiter shade of pale, ISBN 3-931879-17-8
The Possibility of eternal conceptual misunderstandings, Stina Högkvist Blå Himmel förlagISBN91-975413-1-1
Thomas Millroth, katalogtext Jacob Dahlgren, Blå Himmel förlag ISBN 91-975413-1-1
En helt vanlig dag på gallerian, Yrr Jonasdottis cataloguetext for signs d'abstaraction Blå Himmel förlag ISBN 91-975413-2-X
Stina Högkvist & Mathias Strömer cataloguetext Unizone ISBN91 70570647
Vågat projekt, samlingsutställning skapar intressanta kedjereaktioner /Håkan Nilsson, Dagens Nyheter 14/7 2005
När verket leker med tanken / Nicolas Hansson, Omkonst 14/7 2005
Jacob Dahlgren och Katarina Löfström / Pontus Kyander, Sydsvenska Dagbladet 29/6 2005
Skulptural nostalgi, Wanås väcker respekt med sin tydlighet / Dan Jönsson, Dagens Nyheter 11/6 2005
Alex Bagner, Wallpaper may 2005
Estelle af Malmborg, Svensk konst nu - 85 konstnärer födda efter 1960, ISBN 91-46-21022-9
Yrr Jonasdottir cataloguetext, Här står du, ISBN 12-234-245-34
Maleri som fristil / Harald Flor, Dagbladet 4/4 2004
Rent konkret är detta en tavla / Malin Therus, Folkbladet 20/3 2004
Med sikte på det imaginära och det konkreta / Mats Granberg, NT 20/3 2004
Anders Olofsson, Konsten 30/3 2004
Geometri och fantasi / VI, 1/4 2004
Rapport ifrån en färghink / Nils Forsberg, Expressen 21/4 2004
Utflykt ifrån konstens samtidstyranni / Ingela Lind Dagens Nyheter 3/4 2004
Ny konst / Thomas Olsson, Konstvärlden & Disajn nr 1 2003
Sören Engblom, Art in Sweden, leaving the empty cube, book publ. by Swedish Institute
The wonderful world of Jacob Dahlgren, Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt cataloguetext Ars Fennica 2002, ISBN951-98749-1-7
Isabella Nilsson, Katalog 31, Statens Konstråd 2001, ISSN1651-4564
Olivia Plender, 17 up, 2001
Popens glada färger, Lars O Ericsson DN 2001 05 21
Konsten, Anders Olofsson 20010424
Pinsam klassträff på Liljevalchs, Lars O Ericsson BN 8/9 2001