Jakob Jakobsen (DK) // Hospital for Selfmedication

Jakob Jakobsen (b. 1965, Denmark) is a visual artist and writer. Self-organization has driven his practice throughout, and over the years he has built a number of autonomous institutions such as the Free University of Copenhagen, the Hospital Prison University Archive and most recently the Hospital for Self Medication. He previously ran the Info Centre project space and the irregular journal Infopool. His work has been shown extensively including at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Denmark, at the 31st Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil,  and at Documenta 13, Germany. He lives and works in Copenhagen and Berlin.

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