Marcela Böhm. Magical Reality.

“My paintings include things, which contradict the motivic logic. This irritation is important for me, because life is like this. You always find disruptions in reality, magical or lyrical moments in everyday life, when you don’t understand anything and nothing fits together. But in the end everything joins to build a wonderful new scenery.”Marcela Böhm …

The Gallery Has Opened Again

The gallery can be visited again according to our regular schedule: Wed – Fri 12-18h, Sat 10-16h, no apponintment needed. On view our anniversary exhibition “20 Jahre Galerie Obrist”. +BASEMENT gallery is currently closed due to constructions. The installation “Superfly Essen” by Emil Walde can be visited on a later date.

2000-2020 Twenty Years Galerie Obrist

2000-2020 Twenty Years Galerie Obrist Anniversary Exhibition Selected Works from 20 Years Work by TILL AUGUSTIN WIEBKE BARTSCH MARCELA BÖHM HELGE EMMANEEL ILKA HELMIG ROBIN HORSCH JÜRGEN JANSEN DIETER NUHR JÜRGEN PAAS DIRK SALZ ANDREAS TITZRATH SHINICHI TSUCHIYA GÜNTHER UECKER THOMAS ZIKA and more… Opnening: Friday, 13 March, 2020, 7 p.m. Live Set: Shinda Me …

Art Karlsruhe 2020

For the 17th time the Art Karlsruhe takes place, with approx. 200 galleries one of the larger art fairs in the German-speaking area. The programme ranges from classical modern art to contemporary art. Over 200 international galleries present their gallery programme as well as numerous one-artist shows, flanked by a varied supporting programme and special …

Dieter Nuhr – Until 7 March

Obrist Gallery is happy to announce the fourth solo exhibition by Dieter Nuhr. Most of the shown pictures were taken in 2019 and are now presented fo the first time. Since the recent exhibition two years ago Nuhr went on long-distance journeys for several times, and made his subtle discoveries in Georgia and Iran among …

Luxembourg Art Week

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR. For the first time the gallery will be participating at the young art fair in Luxembourg. At booth C10 Obrist Gallery will be showing artworks by ILKA HELMIG JÜRGEN JANSEN JÜRGEN PAAS DIRK SALZ PETER SCHLÖR LUXEMBOURG ART WEEK 8-10 November, 2019 Halle Victor Hugo, 60 ave. Victor Hugo, Luxembourg OPENING …

Armin Hartenstein

HIDDEN SUGARS HIDDEN FILES is the title of the central installation in the third solo show of Armin Hartenstein at Obrist Gallery. It is a very personal, partly autobiographical präsentation of his new works. Armin Hartenstein Hidden Sugars, Hidden Files. 12 October – 9 November, 2019 Opening Reception Friday, 11 October, 2019, 7 p.m.

Art Bodensee – On View

Our Artworks at Art Bodensee, Galerie Obrist at Booth #57 Click on the images for more information 19th Art Bodensee Messe Dornbirn (A) Preview Friday 28 June, 12-19h Öffnungszeiten: Saturday 29 June, 12-19h Sunday 30 June, 12-17h

Marcela Böhm. What Never Changes.

“That we togehter with the painter are left between dream and nightmare establishes the quality of her painting. The familiar becomes alien and treacherous, the everyday turns unfamiliar and threatening. …Read this way, Marcela Böhm’s painting is in its beauty as well as its abrupt, occasionally brutal disruption a continuous battle for security, for pictures …

Art Karlsruhe 2019

For the 16th time the Art Karlsruhe takes place, with approx. 200 galleries one of the larger art fairs in the German-speaking area. The programme ranges from classical modern art to contemporary art. Over 200 international galleries present their gallery programme as well as numerous one-artist shows, flanked by a varied supporting programme and special …

Jürgen Jansen – The Piano Has Been Drinking

We are looking forward to our second solo exhibition Jürgen Jansen at Obrist Gallery with a selectinon of current paintings. As the exhibition title announces: Jansen brings together the disparate in his work. This is true on the level of the used materials (oil and acrylic, resin and lacquer), but also on the level of …

Wundertüte 2018

MARCELA BÖHM | HELGE EMMANEEL | CHRISTIANE GRIMM | ROBIN HORSCH | KERSTIN MÜLLER-SCHIEL | JÜRGEN PAAS | BARBARA RING | DIRK SALZ | ARMIN SCHEID | NORBERT THOMAS | ANDREAS TITZRATH | JULIA WILLMS and more… On Friday, 16th of November, we will open our this year`s edition of “Wundertüte – Die Kunst in …

Kunst 18 Zürich

KUNST 18 ZÜRICH. 24TH INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR. On this year’s artfair at Zürich Obrist Gallery will be showing work by Hans Arp Till Augustin Marcela Böhm Christiane Grimm Jürgen Jansen Jürgen Paas Sigmar Polke Dirk Salz Martin Schwenk Catherine Waser KUNST 18 ZÜRICH 25-28 October, 2018 ABB-Halle 550, Zürich-Oerlikon VERNISSAGE: Thursday 25 Oct., 2018, …

Private View

We cordially invite you to an exclusive walk through art history: In a wide range from the Classical Moderns to the stars of Pop Art we will be showing selected original artworks from an Essen based private collection. The biggest part are important paperworks by the groundbreakers of different eras, including a signed drawing by …

Martin Schwenk – First Order Variants

The sculptures of Martin Schwenk refer to patterns from nature: straggling branches, roots and leaves merge with technical elements like pipes and tubes to build heterogenic hybrid forms which seem to come from a fictional parallel universe. Straggling and growth itself and its system of ordering become the subject of Schwenk’s sculpture. And this theme …