Dmitri Obergfell

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<p><em>Untitled</em><span class='media'>Interference paint, corrugated steel</span>106 x 76.2cm | 42 x 30in<br>2016<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0023&body=I am interested in finding out more about Untitled by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>COEXIST</em><span class='media'>Interference paint on aluminum</span>35 x 198.1cm | 14 x 78in<br>2015<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0015&body=I am interested in finding out more about COEXIST by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>COEXIST</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0015&body=I am interested in finding out more about COEXIST by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Way</em><span class='media'>interference paint on wood panel</span>36 x 52in<br>2015<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0016&body=I am interested in finding out more about At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Way by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Way</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0016&body=I am interested in finding out more about At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Way by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Statues Also Die (Mauricio)</em><span class='media'>Plaster and graphite</span>15 x 24 x 8in (Dimensions Variable with Drawing)<br>2015<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0019&body=I am interested in finding out more about Statues Also Die (Mauricio) by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Statues Also Die (Whit)</em><span class='media'>Plaster, graphite, powder coated steel</span>90 x 65 x 56in<br>2015<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0020&body=I am interested in finding out more about Statues Also Die (Whit) by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Under the Paving Stones, The Beach</em><span class='media'>Plaster, steel</span>72 x 12 x 12in<br>2015<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0021&body=I am interested in finding out more about Under the Paving Stones, The Beach by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Ur-Eve</em><span class='media'>laser etched interference paint on aluminum</span>5 1/4 x 2 5/8in<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0004&body=I am interested in finding out more about Ur-Eve by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Ur-Eve</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0004&body=I am interested in finding out more about Ur-Eve by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Ur-Eve</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 3)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0004&body=I am interested in finding out more about Ur-Eve by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Scalar Fields</em><span class='media'>interference paint on aluminum</span>47 x 60 3/8in<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0006&body=I am interested in finding out more about Scalar Fields by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Scalar Fields</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0006&body=I am interested in finding out more about Scalar Fields by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Scalar Fields</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 3)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0006&body=I am interested in finding out more about Scalar Fields by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Yinfinity</em><span class='media'>interference paint on aluminum</span>24 x 24in<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0009&body=I am interested in finding out more about Yinfinity by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Yinfinity</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0009&body=I am interested in finding out more about Yinfinity by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Yinfinity</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 3)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0009&body=I am interested in finding out more about Yinfinity by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Dmanisi skull</em><span class='media'>laser etched interference paint on aluminum</span>9 x 6 3/4in<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0010&body=I am interested in finding out more about Dmanisi skull by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Dmanisi skull</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0010&body=I am interested in finding out more about Dmanisi skull by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Disambiguation</em><span class='media'>laser etched interference paint on aluminum</span>15 1/2 x 13in<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0011&body=I am interested in finding out more about Disambiguation by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Disambiguation</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0011&body=I am interested in finding out more about Disambiguation by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Disambiguation</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 3)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0011&body=I am interested in finding out more about Disambiguation by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Stamp 1 & 2</em><span class='media'>interference paint on digital print</span>32 x 27in<br>36 x 30in (framed)<br>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0012&body=I am interested in finding out more about Stamp 1 & 2 by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Stamp 1 & 2</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0012&body=I am interested in finding out more about Stamp 1 & 2 by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Barnum Caviar</em><span class='media'>plaster, bejeweled, acrylic nails</span>2014<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0014&body=I am interested in finding out more about Barnum Caviar by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Barnum Caviar</em><br><span class="name">Dmitri Obergfell</span><br>(view 2)<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0014&body=I am interested in finding out more about Barnum Caviar by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Of Time and Tide</em><span class='media'>giclée print</span>39 x 59in<br>2013<br><a class='inquire' href='mailto:info@gildargallery.com?subject=Artwork Inquiry DOBE0001&body=I am interested in finding out more about Of Time and Tide by Dmitri Obergfell'>Inquire</a></p>
<p><em>Four Kingdoms</em><span class='media'>concrete, bondo, quartz crystal, bowling ball</span>36 x 12 x 12in<br>2012<br></p>
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UntitledInterference paint, corrugated steel106 x 76.2cm | 42 x 30in
2016
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COEXISTInterference paint on aluminum35 x 198.1cm | 14 x 78in
2015
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COEXIST
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At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Wayinterference paint on wood panel36 x 52in
2015
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At The End of the Day / Feel Some Type of Way
Dmitri Obergfell
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Statues Also Die (Mauricio)Plaster and graphite15 x 24 x 8in (Dimensions Variable with Drawing)
2015
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Statues Also Die (Whit)Plaster, graphite, powder coated steel90 x 65 x 56in
2015
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Under the Paving Stones, The BeachPlaster, steel72 x 12 x 12in
2015
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Ur-Evelaser etched interference paint on aluminum5 1/4 x 2 5/8in
2014
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Ur-Eve
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Ur-Eve
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Scalar Fieldsinterference paint on aluminum47 x 60 3/8in
2014
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Scalar Fields
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Scalar Fields
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Yinfinityinterference paint on aluminum24 x 24in
2014
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Yinfinity
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Yinfinity
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Dmanisi skulllaser etched interference paint on aluminum9 x 6 3/4in
2014
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Dmanisi skull
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Disambiguationlaser etched interference paint on aluminum15 1/2 x 13in
2014
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Disambiguation
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Disambiguation
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Stamp 1 & 2interference paint on digital print32 x 27in
36 x 30in (framed)
2014
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Stamp 1 & 2
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Barnum Caviarplaster, bejeweled, acrylic nails2014
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Barnum Caviar
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Of Time and Tidegiclée print39 x 59in
2013
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Four Kingdomsconcrete, bondo, quartz crystal, bowling ball36 x 12 x 12in
2012

Dmitri Obergfell is a multimedia artist who regularly draws upon both historical and contemporary motifs to explore fundamental human constructs. He received his BFA from the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and is currently a resident artist at RedLine Denver. His work has been exhibited domestically in Denver, Houston, Chicago, Washington and Los Angeles as well as internationally in, Italy and the Czech Republic.
Dmitri Obergfell’s practice centers on creating an experience that alludes to a dynamic sense of being. By creating quasi-religious, quasi-secular imagery his work underscores the way in which identities are constructed through societal symbols and signs. His work is informed by philosopher Jacques Lacan’s notion of The Real and the Structuralist method of interpreting objects. Lacan’s The Real is an underlying reality that predates language and is a state that is lost when language is learned. Structuralists’ defined all objects and symbols as relational signs. His work endeavors to create an awareness of this state through reflecting on our structured relationships with our social, economic, cultural and historic orientations.

Selected Works