Henrik Plenge Jakobsen



Henrik Plenge Jakobsen is an artist born in 1967 living in Copenhagen. Jakobsen investigates how political, economic, and social structures affect our lives. For him, art and reality do not constitute separate areas that can be connected from time to time. Art represents rather one of those realities that make up our overall reality. Selected exhibitions include: (2010) Mainframe, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, (2009) I Object, Gallerie Patricia Dorfmann, Paris Kapital Melencholia, Galleri ZK, Berlin; Organisation Faust, The Suburban, Oak Park, Chicago, (2008) Nebelkammer, Autonomus Acts, Glockengasse 22, Vienna, (2007) Manhattan Engineering District, FRAC Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, (2005) J’Accuse South London Gallery, London; Circus Pentium The National Gallery of Fine Arts, Copenhagen.