Jacob Dahlstrup / Cosmographicum
PREVIEW FRIDAY MAY 17TH, FROM 4-7 PM
AFTERPARTY IN THE GALLERY FROM 7-9 PM, PIZZA AND COLD BEERS.
Galleri Christoffer Egelund proudly presents the exhibition ”Cosmographicum” featuring new works on paper and ceramic sculptures by Jacob Dahlstrup (b. 1985).
The works come to life in a unique intersection between the fascination of outer space, ”cosmos” and the concept of drawing or mapping ”graphicum”. In motifs as well as scale the works represents a wide range of expressions, from small intensely detailed studies of the surface of the moon to grand dramatic celestial explosions. The interest in cosmos has also been featured in Dahlstrups earlier works where e.g. Galileo Galilei and Johannes Kepler has been the centre of attention. With this exhibition the artist aimes his spotlight at the space adventures of modern times with imaginative narrative references to the well know images of e.g. the moon landing and the entire Apollo space prog...