Last weekend obrist conTEMPORARY presented an exhibition with Jürgen Paas in a popup gallery at Avenue de l’Opera in Paris. The clear works of Paas were in exciting contrast to the construction site situation of the shop. – Many thanks to Claude Steinmetz and ecco shop. – We had lots of nice visitors! Here some […]
We cordially invite you to our popup-gallery in Paris with the exhibition JÜRGEN PAAS – SEJOUR Friday, 7 February 2014, 6-10 p.m. and Saturday, 8 February 2014, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. obrist conTEMPORARY, 15, Av. de l’Opera, 75001 Paris (Métro Pyramides) Meet Jürgen Paas in a beautiful showroom very close to the Louvre and […]
Here is the current article about our UNDER THE SKIN exhibition in the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung. UNDER THE SKIN. Marcela Böhm, Simone Haack, Anja Schreiber, Andreas Titzrath, Wiebke Bartsch 16 November, 2013 – 11 January, 2014
Currently Kunsthalle Münster is showing the exhibition “Die Liebe zu den Dingen” (Love for things), with the following positions: Wiebke Bartsch, Alexandra Bircken, Karla Black, Kristina Bræin, Sylvie Fleury, Andreas Gloël, Surasi Kusolwong, Al Masson, Roman Signer, Florian Slotawa, Erwin Wurm, Haegue Yang. On 3 und 7 of December a TV-report about the exhibition will […]
Unsere Ausstellung setzt aktuelle Positionen der Malerei in Kontrast und Bezug. Die Haut als Gegenstand der Malerei bedeutete für die Künstler aller Epochen eine besondere Herausforderung. “Das Tiefste, das ist die Haut”, hat es Paul Valery formuliert, und im Kontext der Malerei ist mit diesem Paradoxon nicht nur der besondere Anspruch einer naturgetreuen Widergabe der […]
Peter Schlör – Light Shift 11/28/2013 – 01/12/2014 State Gallery Linz Museumstraße 14, 4010 Linz, Austria Opening Hours: Tue/ Wed/ Fri 9am – 6pm, Thu 9am – 9pm, Sat/ Sun 10am – 5pm
PETER SCHLÖR: Black & Wide 12 Oct. – 9 Nov., 2013
HIER!Press Release to our upcoming exhibition with Peter Schlör is HERE! PETER SCHLÖR: Black & Wide 12 Oct. – 9 Nov., 2013 Opening Reception Friday, 11 Oct., 2013, 7 p.m.
From October 11 to November 9 Obrist Gallery will exhibit selected works by renown Mannheim-based photo artist Peter Schlör. His recent works have a pictorial approach. The artist uses natural phenomena like the sea, clouds, mountains or forests, to achieve a painterly surface in his pictures: the different structures and consistencies assemble to abstract picture […]
From Wednesday, 18 September, 2013, we will be showing a One-Artist-Show with lithographies by American artist and film maker David Lynch at “Berliner Liste – Fair for Contemporary Art”. Booth# G0.01 Berliner Liste Opening Reception Wednesday, Sep. 18, 15-22h Opening Hours Sep. 19-22, 13-21h, Sunday until 19h Location: KRAFTWERK Berlin Köpenicker Straße 70, 10179 Berlin
In the WAZ Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung of 11 July, 2013, there is an article on our current exhibition with Julia Willms and Andrea Bozic. Julia Willms: A World. 21-29 June, 2013 Galerie Obrist@EY5, Mutter Ey-Straße 5, 40213 Düsseldorf 29 June – 24 August, 2013 Galerie Obrist, Kahrstraße 59, 45128 Essen
Pictures of our current exhibition: Julia Willms: A World. 21-29 June, 2013 Galerie Obrist@EY5, Mutter Ey-Straße 5, 40213 Düsseldorf 29 June – 24 August, 2013 Galerie Obrist, Kahrstraße 59, 45128 Essen
Until 24 August, 2013, we show the exhibition A WORLD by Julia Willms and Andrea Bozic. In the center of the Essen exhibition is the work “The Avantgarde Never Gives Up”. Julia Willms: A World. 21-29 June, 2013 Galerie Obrist@EY5, Mutter Ey-Straße 5, 40213 Düsseldorf 29 June – 24 August, 2013 Galerie Obrist, Kahrstraße 59, […]
Until 29 June Julia Willms and Andrea Bozic will be showing their work “A WORLD” at Mutter Ey-Straße 5 in Düsseldorf, a manifest, which changes its shape, depending on the context of its placement. At EY5 it is an audiovisual space installation for a visitor and an empty gallery space with an outside view, and […]
Next week Jürgen Paas will be presented on two Basel artfairs: the solo project with Galerie Peithner-Lichtenfels, Vienna and Scope Art Fair Basel with AB Contemporary, Zurich.
Utopia of the art space In a two-parted exhibition media artist Julia Willms presents current works from 21. to 29. of June at EY5 in Düsseldorf and from the 29. of June to 24. of August at Obrist Gallery in Essen. Entitled „A World“ the exhibition shows works, which were created in collaboration with choreographer […]
In a two-part exhibition we show work by Amsterdam based artist Julia Willms: At EY5 Dusseldorf we present the audio installation “A WORLD”, which has been conceptualized together with Andrea Bozic. – Again the gallery space is subject to a radical inquiry. On the occasion of the Opening Reception Sabine Maria Schmidt, curator at Kunsthalle […]
In the WAZ Westdeutschen Allgemeinen Zeitung of 15 May, 2013, there is a review of our current exhibition with Wiebke Bartsch. Wiebke Bartsch: I Could Barely Understand Myself. 4 May – 15 June, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, 3 May, 2013, 7 p.m.
Open publication – Free publishing Wiebke Bartsch: I Could Barely Understand Myself. 4 May – 15 June, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, 3 May, 2013, 7 p.m.
Munster based artist Wiebke Bartsch shows her new solo exhibition „I Could Barely Understand Myself“ at Galerie Obrist until 15 June. With her paintings, drawings and plastic works Bartsch is concerned with questions of identity, role models, physicalness and sexuality, which she comments laconically, often with a humorous punchline. Vollständige Pressemitteilung auf OpenPR Wiebke Bartsch: […]
After her 2011 exhibition we have the pleasure to show again new work by Wiebke Bartsch. This time the focus is on lightboxes and reverse glass paintings. Wiebke Bartsch: I Could Barely Understand Myself. 4 May – 15 June, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, 3 May, 2013, 7 p.m.
Until FRIDAY 26 April our current exhibition with David Lynch is to be seen (Wed, Thu, Fri 12-18h). David Lynch: Transient. Photographs. 16 March – 20 April, 2013
In the WAZ Westdeutschen Allgemeinen Zeitung of 22 January, 2013, there is a review of our current exhibition Transient by David Lynch, text by Martina Schürmann, photograph Kerstin Kokoska. David Lynch: Transient. Photographs. 16 March – 20 April, 2013
Open publication – Free publishing David Lynch: Transient. Photographs. 16 March – 20 April, 2013
David Lynch became popular with movies such as “Blue Velvet“, “Wild at heart“ or the series “Twin Peaks“. What many don’t know about him: he began his career as a fine artist so that many movies contain processes derived from his education. Lynch (*1946, in Missoula, Montana) went to Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts […]
Jürgen Paas: Sputnik I. 19 Januar – 9 March, 2013. Galerie Obrist, Essen. Jürgen Paas: Sputnik II. 23 January – 9 February, 2013. Galerie Obrist @ EY5 – Mutter-Ey-Straße 5, 40213 Düsseldorf
In the WAZ Westdeutschen Allgemeinen Zeitung of 22 January, 2013, there is a very good review of our current exhibition SPUTNIK by Jürgen Paas, text by Martina Schürmann, photograph Kerstin Kokoska. Jürgen Paas: Sputnik II. 23. Januar – 9. Februar 2013. Galerie Obrist @ EY5 – Mutter-Ey-Straße 5, 40213 DüsseldorfJürgen Paas: Sputnik I. 19 Januar […]
Jürgen Paas: Sputnik I. 19 Januar – 2 March, 2013. Opening Reception Friday, 18 January, 2013, 7 p.m. Galerie Obrist, Essen. Jürgen Paas: Sputnik II. 23 January – 2 February, 2013. Opening Reception Friday, 25 January, 2013, 7 p.m. Galerie Obrist @ EY5 – Mutter-Ey-Straße 5, 40213 Düsseldorf
German artist Jürgen Paas is known to a broader audience by numerous national and international exhibitions. Titled SPUTNIK he soon will be showing his new work in a two-part exhibition. At Obrist Gallery in Essen a cross-section of his current work is to be seen, and the new Dusseldorf branch of the gallery EY5 will […]
It is a pleasure for us to show again a new solo exhibition with Jürgen Paas after 2011. His new monography POPPLANET has just been released, and we will initially present it in the framework of the exhibition. The exhibition has two parts: In our Essen gallery we start on 18 January with a cross […]
New book by Jürgen Paas (to be published on 9th December). Texts by: Thomas Wulffen, Beate Reifenscheid, Ulrich Krempel and Bernd Finkeldey Edited by: Galerie Obrist, Essen u. a. Language: German/Englisch Pages / Illustrations: 180/100 Size: 32 x 24 x 3 cm Cover: Fester Einband/Hardcover Book Release: Sunday, 9 December, 2012, 11 a.m., Museum Katharinenhof, […]