Artist of the Day…Jacob Dahlgren

Today’s artist, Jacob Dahlgren, is a great conceptual artist who’s works run the gamut from sculptures to collages to installation pieces. I wanted to feature his work because I was drawn to the piece above which is called Colour Reading & Architecture. He used a variety of materials including carpets, wood, tile, and even chocolate! It reminds me of some sort of abstract cityscape. 

Dahlgren has exhibited all over the world and has also been commissioned for various architectural designs and personal sculptures.

I love art like this…so in your face and interactive!

About missheree

Greetings! I am Sheree, a fashion and costume designer from Miami, FL and Minneapolis, MN respectively. While fabric is my personal medium of choice, I find inspiration is all areas of art and this blog is a representation of that. From fashion to illustration to graphic design to architecture, Sparkleshock is here to do just that - add sparkle to your mind and shock your senses.

Posted on September 17, 2010, in Artists on My Radar and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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