Jacob Swanson

Joined
duluth mn

User Stats

Profile Images

User Bio

Jacob Swanson is a Film-maker, installation artist and photographer living in Duluth MN. He attended the University of Wisconsin – Superior where he graduated with honors majoring in Mass Communications: Video Production, and minoring in Photography. Jacob has written and directed several short films as well as played the role of Director of Photography for several other shorts, music videos and a feature film by French film-maker Gaëlle Juanay. In the fall of 2011 he received a Minnesota Film and Video Grant from the Jerome Foundation and in early 2012 he received a Minnesota State Arts Board Grant, both for his first feature film “Walk Amongst the Living”.

Projects, honors and shows Jacob has been a part of and the roles he played:

2012 -
The Duluth Superior Film Festival
Curator for the Short Film Program

“Casting” - Short Film – by Jacob Swanson
Director – Editor

“Lost, Found and Re-assembled” - Group Exhibit - By Gary Swanson, Madison Ohm and Jacob Swanson
Artist - Photography, Installation and Video

Participant in the juried art exhibit “Tiny Art” at PRØVE Art Gallery
Artist – Video Installation

Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant Recipient for “Walk Amongst the Living”

2011 -
Jerome Film & Video Grant Recipient for “Walk Amongst the Living”

“Before the Movie” (working title) - Feature Film - by Gaëlle Juanay
Director of Photography

“The Artist” - Video/Photo Installation Solo Exhibit - by Jacob Swanson
Artist – Photography, Installation and Video

2010 -
“Manufactured Reality” - Solo Installation Encore & Photo Exhibit - by Jacob Swanson
Artist – Photography, Installation and Video

2009 -
“The Discarded Memories of Marriette Wilson” - Video Installation - by Jacob Swanson
Artist – Photography, Installation and Video

Following

  1. Allison Morse
  2. caleb wood
  3. Adam Wheeler