149 total shares. Be the next!

Artistaday.com - Find new contemporary art, create your own gallery of art

Jacob Dahlstrup  Glasgow, Scotland


Rate this artist

3.85 - 115 votes

Create a gallery


(title unknown)
(title unknown)

* All images used with permission. Please do not distribute without first contacting the artist.

About Jacob

Jacob received a BFA from the Glasgow School of Art in Scotland. He’s also participated in several exhibitions across Scotland and Denmark including a recent solo show at the Assembly Gallery in Glasgow. Jacob’s preferred material is pencil which is best showcased with his 38 day, 100 hour drawing of a skull seen in the video to the left.

Follow Jacob

Jacob appears in the following Top 10 lists

'2010' edition

'Tattoos' edition

10 of 19 reactions displayed

Lovely anomon

10.21.2010 @ 9:16 AM

cool i like the bottom one


10.15.2010 @ 6:25 PM

Cool. Like a tatoo collage....

The slow trai

09.03.2010 @ 1:11 AM

Good technique but not too original.

Scott robey

09.02.2010 @ 9:40 PM

Wow! this guy makes me mad. drawing with a torch a little naked girl who's been napalmed, exploding flowers! Thats some happy dark s**t.


09.02.2010 @ 8:06 PM

Thought Provoking at it's best....United We Stand,......Great Depictor!

Vicki bfly

09.02.2010 @ 1:53 PM

very talented.... as far as the subject matter goes, I grieve for the lost potential of all that beauty wasted...first the tatooed boy; because art like this on a body doesn't get more beautiful like on a canvas, but it dulls and wrinkles and fades and it's meaning gets lost with age...second,The Rose Skull: all that amazing potential creativity in a lifetime that can either be used or wasted away.....and most people never even realize what their possiblilities were....
Consider the lotus blossum; see how it shimmers in the light;beckoning, beckoning in the night...as each precious petal slowly unfolds, exciting new details are told; of it's beauty it's intrincities, it's design that can only be appreciated with time....Oh Peace, have patience, my precious child; hold back temptation, wherein beguild; to pluck quick the blossum at too young a stage, and lose the beauty of the age! For, precious gifts take but a little while,and last forever....
Of Patience and Virtue; copyright mjpersinger; alias Vicki Bfly
Live to your Fullest Potential, People. Let your special gift of creativity flow through you. God Bless.

Ron d

09.02.2010 @ 1:17 PM

Very cool. Liked the video. Definitely off-beat. Your work is obviously intricate and well-done.


09.02.2010 @ 12:21 PM



09.02.2010 @ 11:42 AM

This is KOOOL !!!!!!!!!!
This is all pencil and i took
38 days. >.<


09.02.2010 @ 11:33 AM

pree coool, like doodles taken to the next level !

Leave a comment

Notes on commenting:

Want an avatar? Click here to get one. Just use the same email address as you use to make comments above and your image will accompany your comments each time.

All comments are moderated. Approved comments may take several hours to be posted to the site. Thanks for your understanding, it helps to rid the site of spam.

Previous artist

Next artist

People who like Jacob's work also like

Loading recommendations...