Kasper Jacobs [1981], Bergen [L] NL



2007-2010 Gerrit Rietveld Academy – Bachelor Fine Arts, Amsterdam
2004-2005 HKU – [basic year] Fine Arts, Utrecht
1999- 2003 Radboud University – Bachelor Onderwijskunde, Nijmegen

Solo exhibitions

2015 Playgrounds (Edit One), 120 minutes, Art Brussels
2014 Nile Supreme, projectspace PMB Amsterdam

Group exhibitions [selection]

2019 'Vrijplaats bij MIJ', Museum IJsselstein
2019 Der Rausch, Arti et Amicitae, Amsterdam
2017 Into The Woods, ADE, Amsterdam
2016 All you can Art, Kunsthal, Rotterdam
2015 Festival of Sports: Friesland Edition, Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag
2015 TNK, Arti et Amicitae, Amsterdam
2015 MOM, Play Prophecy, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam
2014 Unfair Amsterdam, NDSM, Amsterdam
2014 Be Calm, CBK, Amsterdam
2013 In nature’s infintite book of secrecy, Museumnacht Delft
2013 Küche der Armen/ Ja Natuurlijk, Gemeentemuseum Den haag
2013 MFA, final show, Goldsmiths Academy, London (UK)
2013 Unfair Amsterdam, Loods 6, Amsterdam
2012 The (auto-) mobile museum, Rhizomatic, Amsterdam
2012 Confetti Generation, Polly's Picture show, Filmmuseum Amsterdam
2012 Selections/ Eyes on the Prize, Trade Gallery, Notthingham (UK)
2012 Eyes on the Prize, residency Hotel Maria Kapel/ HMK, Hoorn
2011 Paddestoelen Paradijs, Mediamatic, Amsterdam
2011 Deer Fly is deer Friend, Kafana, Handelsblad gebouw, Amsterdam
2011 Somnio Film Festival, Hal 25, Alkmaar
2010 Stratisfied Cinema, Sign, Groningen
2010 Jong Talent Award [nominated], Media Art Festival, Leeuwarden
2010 Graduation Show, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam
2009 Invasion of the known, performance Zichtbaar Afwezig [Stedelijk Museum] Zuidas Amsterdam
2008 2e year Show Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Service Garage, Amsterdam
2008 Mister Deeds goes to Town, W139, Amsterdam


Grants / prizes

Grant for the project Play Curacao, by The Amsterdam Fund for the Arts / AFK - August 2014
Academy Prize Miss Conceptuality, MFA Goldsmiths Academy, together with participant Maurits Koster, London - June 2013
Grant for the project EXT_INT, by The Amsterdam Fund for the Arts / AFK - April 2012
Jong Talent Award [nomination], Media Art Festival, Leeuwarden - July 2010


Kunsthuis SYB, Festival of Sports, Beetsterzwaag (NL) together with Frank Koolen - September 2015
Instituto Buena Bista, Center for Contemporary Art (CW) together with Frank Koolen, supported by Mondriaan Fonds, May - August 2014
HMK/ HotelMariaKapel, Eyes on the Prize, Hoorn (NL), May - July 2012

Screenings/ lectures/ publications

Screening and Q&A at Les Rencontres Internationales, Hause der Kulturen der Welt/ HKW, Berlin - March 2016
Screening and Q&A at Les Rencontres Internationales, la Gaîté lyrique, Paris (FR) - Januari 2016
Presentation Play Curacaoo at Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde (DK) - September 2015
Screening first edit Play Curacao at Instituto Buena Bista, IBB (CW) - December 2014
Lecture at Campus Caraïbéen des Arts Martinique (MQ) - November 2014
Publication photo Play_Prophecy, Curacao 2014, Grote Amsterdamse Kunstkalender 2015, November 2014
Presentation and Q&A at the Project Management Bureau Amsterdam - October 2014
Publication Mister Motley, Unfair Amsterdam - September 2014
Presentation Teepee des 21.Jahrhunderts at the South Kiosk Summer Screen, London (UK) - August 2014
ScreeningTeepee des 21.Jahrhunderts
, at Doggerland projects, London (UK) - July 2014
Lecture at Instituto Buena Bista, Center for Contemporary Art, IBB (CW) - May 2014
'Totem and Taboo' presents Teepee des 21.Jahrhunderts, online presentation by A-Z/ Anne Duffau - February 2014
Publication photo Conservatory, London 2012, Grote Amsterdamse Kunstkalender 2014
Book presentation EXT_INT, at Café Hans Amsterdam, with Erik Rietveld and Frank Koolen - November 2013
Video screening and presentation at GEM, Kucke der Arme, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag - August 2013
Presentation and screening ‘Teepee des 21.Jahrhunderts’ graduation show Master of Dutch Filmacademy, at the EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam - June 2013
Screening Canta Mania, Auto-bioscoop NDSM werf - September 2012
Publication 'Schipbreukeling in de tijd', kunstmagazine De Nieuwe, Jaargang 15 2011


Freelance projects for RAAAF

Vacancy studies, Venice Architecture Biennale. Giardini Venice - May 2014
Firemen walk with us, Sphinx Maastricht - November 2011
Placebook Panorama, Vacant NL, Architectuurbiënnale Venetië 2010 (assistent Barbara Visser) - July/August 2010
Free Port Amsterdam, Internationale Architectuur Biennale Rotterdam (Vrijstaat Amsterdam), Lucky Dutch Moskou, Biennale Sao Paulo, 2009

For more information or questions email: info@kasperjacobs.com

Documentation invasion of the known, zichtbaar afwezig/ Stedelijk Museum by Gert Jan van Rooij // pictures canta mania by Daniel Zimmer // text schipbreukeling in de tijd by Frank Koolen // deer fly is deer friend, Handelsblad gebouw/ Amsterdam, many thanks to Kafana. special thanks to Sjim Hendrix for presenting at Küche der Armen/ Ja Natuurlijk, Gemeentemuseum Den haag, juli-september 2014 // extra cives and booklet supported by HMK/ Hotel Maria Kapel_Hoorn // booklet EXT_INT, design together with Maurits Koster, supported by AFK and Amsterdam City Archives