Pictures of our current exhibition. CV Dieter Nuhr Dieter Nuhr. Photographs. 17 February – 7 April, 2018
Obrist Gallery is happy to announce the third solo exhibition by Dieter Nuhr. Since the recent exhibition two years ago Nuhr went on long-distance journeys for several times, and made his subtle discoveries in Moldavia, Georgia and Mexico among others, like the East German province. In big sized photographs Nuhr opens windows to a graceful […]
On March 17 we opened the exhibition “Light Fall” by Peter Schlör. Here are some images of the evening.
Photographs in our current exhibition with Peter Schlör. Peter Schlör. Light Fall. March 18 – May 6, 2017. CV Peter Schlör
“I am fascinated by images which are inexplicably deep and incomprehensible – also for me – and which throw the audience off balance. In reality, the view of things is more important than the actual things. When I’m working with the camera, it’s always the echo of inner images which guides my view of a […]
Gallery Obrist is happy to show new photoworks by Shinichi Tsuchiya from recent years. The Japanese photo artist – who has been called to be a Master Student of Thomas Ruff in 2006 and who has received the Akademiebrief of the Düsseldorfer Kunstakademie in 2008 – has been living in Japan again since 2011: In […]
Gallery Obrist is happy to announce the second solo exhibition by Dieter Nuhr, called “Foreign Terrain“. While the artist is known to many as a comedian and, with that, for his use of words, the medium of photography allows for a different form of expression. He studied fine arts at the former Folkwang School in […]
One year after our first exhibition with Dieter Nuhr we now show the announced second part of “Foreign Terrain”. While in 2015 urban motives were the focus of the exhibition, we now present landscapes. Dieter Nuhr Foreign Terrain II 27 February – 23 April, 2016 Opening Reception 26 February, 2016, 6.30 p.m.
One year after our first exhibition with Dieter Nuhr we will soon show the announced second part of “Foreign Terrain”. While in 2015 urban motives were the focus of the exhibition, we will now present landscapes. Dieter Nuhr Foreign Terrain II 27 February – 23 April, 2016 Opneing Reception 26 February, 2016, 6.30 p.m.
At the same time to his upcoming exhibition at Museum Folkwang Obrist Gallery shows works by German photographer Detlef Orlopp (*1937). Orlopp was a student of Otto Steinert in Saarbruecken, and he moved with Steinert to Folkwangschule Essen in 1959. Nevertheless he is only partly a supporter of Steinert’s “Subjektive Fotografie”, because of its formative […]
“Each form has its own means of expression. With language I can be ironic, but through the pictorial language the world seems more serious to me.”, says well-known humorist Dieter Nuhr about the two great creative poles in his life. Beyond the stage world he devotes his time to photography. His work does not represent […]
Here some impressions from our opening reception with Dieter Nuhr last Friday. (Photographs: Marc Schmidt) Dieter Nuhr CV & images Dieter Nuhr – Foreign Terrain. Photography. 31 January – 11 March, 2015
Dieter Nuhr – Foreign Terrain. Photography. 31 January – 11 March, 2015 Opening Reception 30 January, 2015, 18.30h The famous German Comedian presents his photographs in Essen for the first time. Exhibition Catalogue CV Dieter Nuhr
Article on our current exhibition in the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung, 24 September, text by Martina Schürmann, photograph by Knut Vahlensieck. (pdf 750kb, german) Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Capa: The Decisive Moment. 06 Sep.-18 Oct., 2014 Opening Reception: Friday, 5 Sep., 2014, 19h
Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Capa: The Decisive Moment. 06 Sep.-18 Oct., 2014 Opening Reception: Friday, 5 Sep., 2014, 19h