Damián Ortega

  • Damián Ortega, Harvest
    Harvest, 2013

    Steel sculptures and lamps

    Dimensions variable

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  • Damián Ortega, Tool Bones 7
    Tool Bones 7, 2013

    Bronze

    21 5/8 x 42 1/4 x 39 3/4 inches (54.9 x 107.3 x 101 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Content (Eyes, Hammer, The Beast)
    Content (Eyes, Hammer, The Beast), 2013

    Lightbulb, huaje, henequen rope, metal, wood and cement

    45 x 74 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches (114.3 x 190.2 x 35.2 cm) installed

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  • Damián Ortega, Calligraphy
    Calligraphy, 2013

    Two c-prints

    22 1/2 x 90 1/4 inches (57 x 229 cm) each

    29 1/4 x 97 x 1 1/2 inches (74.3 x 246.4 x 3.8 cm) each framed

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  • Damián Ortega, Berlin Summer
    Berlin Summer, 2010-2011

    Wooden and metal structure with street posters

    70 7/8 x 157 1/2 x 70 7/8 inches (180 x 400 x 180 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Modulo de construccion de tortillas
    Modulo de construccion de tortillas, 1998

    Corn tortillas

    16 x 14 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches (40.6 x 36.2 x 36.8 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Cosmic Thing
    Cosmic Thing, 2002

    Suspended automobile components, cable
    Dimensions variable
    Installation view: The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

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  • Damián Ortega, ORGANISMS 1
    ORGANISMS 1, 2012

    Pigmented concrete (7 pieces)

    12 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (31.8 x 31.8 x 31.8 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, ORGANISMS 2
    ORGANISMS 2, 2012

    Pigmented concrete (7 pieces)

    12 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (31.8 x 31.8 x 31.8 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Ensamble Structure
    Ensamble Structure, 2009

    Five circular plates of concrete reinforced with metallic internal structure

    47 x 47 x 1 3/16 inches (119.4 x 119.4 x 3 cm) each

    47 x 267 x 9 inches (119.4 x 678.2 x 22.9 cm) overall installed

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  • Damián Ortega, Architecture without Architects
    Architecture without Architects, 2010

    Mixed media

    Dimensions variable

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  • Damián Ortega, Highway
    Highway, 2009

    Poured concrete

    12 x 21 11/16 x 19 11/16 inches (31 x 55 x 50 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, New Balance
    New Balance, 2010

    Mild steel in varying thickness

    236 1/4 x 236 1/4 x 78 3/4 inches (600 x 600 x 200 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Corn Monument/
    Corn Monument/"Monumento Elote", 2010

    Paper mache

    Installation dimensions variable

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  • Damián Ortega, Controller of the Universe
    Controller of the Universe, 2007

    Hand tools, saws and other cutting instruments
    Dimensions variable
     

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  • Damián Ortega, Torre Latino
    Torre Latino, 2007

    Hand cast polyurethane, plaster, fiberglass hand-painted with auto paint

    95 x 16 x 16 inches (241.3 x 40.6 x 40.6 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Building #3
    Building #3, 2009

    Unique structure, eroded bricks, metallic internal support

    84 11/16 x 63 x 51 3/16 inches (215 x 160 x 130 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Building #2
    Building #2, 2009

    Unique structure, eroded bricks, metallic internal support

    84 11/16 x 63 x 51 3/16 inches (215 x 160 x 130 cm)

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  • Damián Ortega, Auto construccion (Auto Construction)
    Auto construccion (Auto Construction), 2005

    Forty-five cast concrete elements

    12 x 110 x 80 inches (30.5 x 279.4 x 203.2 cm) as installed

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