Ralf Jacobs
Born 12 May 1985, in Waalre, the Netherlands
Lives and works in Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Lorentz Casimir Lyceum, Eindhoven 1996-2003
ROC School voor ICT 2003-2007
Dr. Ir. C.H.F. Velzel Optics Institute 2011-2019

Optical engineer, sensor developer, 2011 – ∞
Technology Consultant at Settels Savenije


PODD, electronic music event, The Grey Space In the Middle, The Hague, the Netherlands. Performance Laser Cyanotype Harmongrams, 27 March 2024

Imaginairy, travelling exhibition on the power and beauty of Mathematics
Eindhoven University of Technology, Atlas building, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
From 14 February to 2 March 2023

CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, the Netherlands
Group exposition ‘Coding: craft of the 21st-century’
Laser projection and Laser Cyanotype Harmonograms
From 22 January to 17 July 2023

Dutch Design Week 2022 – Eindhoven 2022
Fashion Tech Farm, Laser Cyanotype Harmonograms on textile in collaboration with Enrico Taroni

Gast’Art gallery, Amsterdam 2022 – ∞
Laser cyanotype harmonograms

Summerschool with Jonas Ohlson, Cobra Museum Amstelveen july 2022
Group exhibition, painting, drawing and collage

Albert van Abbehuis, Benefiet voor Brabant, Eindhoven, the Netherlands january 2022
Group exhibition, laser cyanotype harmonograms

Dutch Design Week 2021, Eindhoven, the Netherlands october 2021
Gallery Philippa Horgan, solo expo

Revela’t Festival 2021, Vilassar de Dalt, Spain september 2021
Two day performance during photography festival

Extrapool, Opaque Mirrors, Nijmegen, the Netherlands march 2021
Group exhibition, laser cyanotype harmonograms

Dutch Design Week 2020, Eindhoven, the Netherlands october 2020
Gallery Philippa Horgan, solo expo

Textiellab, Textielmuseum, Tilburg, the Netherlands 2016
Development of 3D knitted curtain that contains solar panels
In permanent exhibition

Mode @ MOTI, Museum of the Image, Breda, the Netherlands 2013
Presentation about the future of fashion and technology, with Pauline van Dongen

Foundation.app april 2022


Vetro Editions, Berlin. “Tracing the Line: the art of drawing machines and pen plotters”. release late 2023 https://vetroeditions.com/products/tracing-the-line

November 2022, Harvard Business Review, illustration for From Prediction To Transformation

March 2022, Noema magazine, illustration for The ladder, the sphere and the rhizome.

November 2021, Yorokobu magazine, Spain

November 2020, Financieel Dagblad, accesoiry magazine on interior design

June 2016, Youtube, Het zonnedoek ontwikkeld met Inside Outside in het TextielLab van het TextielMuseum,


In private collections, world wide.

In Museum CODA, Apeldoorn

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Email ralfjacobs@gmail.com
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