The Big Impossible, an Art Series

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.

(Genesis Reading, Willam Anders, Apollo 8)


Burning Boat, 2014, charcoal and pigment on paper, 74x98cm

Shoot the Moon, 2014, charcoal, pastel and pigment on paper, 101x146cm

First Hand, 2014, charcoal and chalk on paper, 75x64cm

Untitled (two nuns and a rocket), 2013, graphite on paper, 110x140cm

First Hand, 2014, charcoal and chalk on paper, 75x64cm

Eclipse, 2013, sanguine and graphite on paper. 120x120cm

Spacewalk#3, 2013, pencil on colored paper, 78x65cm

Jacob Dahlstrup, born in 1985 in Denmark, graduated from Glasgow School of Art in 2010. He lives and works in Copenhagen and has in recent years exhibited in galleries and museums both in Denmark and abroad including solo shows at Munch Gallery in New York and at Galleri Christoffer Egelund in Copenhagen. Dahlstrup has also contributed to numerous group shows latest at Brandts Art Center, Gallery Franz Pedersen, Munch Gallery (New York), CCA Kunsthalle (Mallorca, Spain), and Struts Gallery (New Brunswick, Canada). His works are included in art collections in Denmark, Spain, and the US..

Published on April 17, 2018.


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