Artworks

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 51791

Tusks
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52853

Tusks
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52733

Tusks
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52851

Tusks
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52858

Tusks (detail)
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Tusks - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52859

Tusks (detail)
2012
Each tusk: 66 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (168 x 24 x 24 cm)
Leather and salt

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 37986

Melting Point
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 42812

Melting Point (detail)
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 42813

Melting Point (detail)
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 42814

Melting Point (detail)
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 42856

Melting Point (detail)
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Melting Point - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 42858

Melting Point (detail)
2011
Triptych, each: 19 11/16 x 31 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (50 x 80 x 30 cm)
Lead, glass and water
Photo: Ben Westoby

Hollow/Stuffed: market law - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 55100

Hollow/Stuffed: market law
2012
77 15/16 x 34 1/4 x 344 1/8 in. (198 x 87 x 874 cm)
Biodegradable plastic sacks, metal and salt
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Hollow/Stuffed: market law - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 55102

Hollow/Stuffed: market law (detail)
2012
77 15/16 x 34 1/4 x 344 1/8 in. (198 x 87 x 874 cm)
Biodegradable plastic sacks, metal and salt

Preserved - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52832

Preserved
2012
Dimensions variable
Bike, salt and spotlights
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Preserved - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52831

Preserved
2012
Dimensions variable
Bike, salt and spotlights
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Black Hole - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28524

Black Hole
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Black Hole - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28840

Black Hole
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Black Hole - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28841

Black Hole (detail)
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Black Hole - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28842

Black Hole (detail)
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Black Hole - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28843

Black Hole (detail)
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Controller of the Universe
2007
112 3/16 x 159 7/16 x 179 1/8 in. (285 x 405 x 455 cm)
Found tools and wire

Controller of the Universe (detail)
2007
112 3/16 x 159 7/16 x 179 1/8 in. (285 x 405 x 455 cm)
Found tools and wire

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 53941

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry
2012
67 11/16 x 48 1/16 in. (172 x 122 cm)
Map pins and white thread
Photo: Wondersky Media

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 53939

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry (detail)
2012
67 11/16 x 48 1/16 in. (172 x 122 cm)
Map pins and white thread
Photo: Wondersky Media

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 53943

Arsenal: Strategical Geometry (detail)
2012
67 11/16 x 48 1/16 in. (172 x 122 cm)
Map pins and white thread
Photo: Wondersky Media

Borromeo's Knots 4 - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 41906

Borromeo's Knots 4
2011
23 5/8 x 29 1/2 x 39 3/8 in. (60 x 75 x 100 cm)
Cast concrete
Photo: Stephen White

Borromeo's Knots 4 - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 41907

Borromeo's Knots 4
2011
23 5/8 x 29 1/2 x 39 3/8 in. (60 x 75 x 100 cm)
Cast concrete

Borromeo's Knots 4 - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 41910

Borromeo's Knots 4 (detail)
2011
23 5/8 x 29 1/2 x 39 3/8 in. (60 x 75 x 100 cm)
Cast concrete

Borromeo's Knots 4 - Damin Ortega - 2011 - 41911

Borromeo's Knots 4 (detail)
2011
23 5/8 x 29 1/2 x 39 3/8 in. (60 x 75 x 100 cm)
Cast concrete

Dome - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28525

Dome
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Dome - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 29147

Dome
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Dome - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 29140

Dome (detail)
2008
Dimensions variable
Steel, wood, plaster and lead weights

Ulysses Way - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36538

Ulysses Way
2010
138 9/16 x 87 3/8 x 29 1/2 in. (352 x 222 x 75 cm)
Bicycle, various household appliances, furniture, blankets, stereo, buckets, bricks, cola bottle, empty gas canister, rope and various mixed media
Photo: Ben Westoby

4.3% - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36592

4.3%
2010
44 3/4 x 19 3/4 x 16 5/16 in. (113.7 x 50.1 x 41.5 cm)
Wooden cubes, Perspex and plinth
Photo: Ben Westoby

Running Up That Hill - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36539

Running Up That Hill
2010
90 15/16 x 59 1/4 x 53 15/16 in. (231 x 150.5 x 137 cm)
MDF, photo mural and concrete base
Photo: Ben Westoby

Running Up That Hill - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36588

Running Up That Hill
2010
90 15/16 x 59 1/4 x 53 15/16 in. (231 x 150.5 x 137 cm)
MDF, photo mural and concrete base

Arsenal's Tiki Taka - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36544

Arsenal's Tiki Taka
2010
12 13/16 x 14 3/8 x 0 11/16 in. (32.5 x 36.5 x 1.7 cm)
Map pins and white thread

Waves IN - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36549

Waves IN
2010
30 11/16 x 246 7/8 in. (78 x 627 cm) Height tbc
Drum sections, metal ring and wire

Waves IN - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36593

Waves IN (detail)
2010
30 11/16 x 246 7/8 in. (78 x 627 cm) Height tbc
Drum sections, metal ring and wire

Waves OUT - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36550

Waves OUT
2010
46 1/16 x 289 in. (117 x 734 cm) Height tbc
Concrete, fibreglass, metal, wood, tractor tyre and wire

Waves OUT - Damin Ortega - 2010 - 36594

Waves OUT (detail)
2010
46 1/16 x 289 in. (117 x 734 cm) Height tbc
Concrete, fibreglass, metal, wood, tractor tyre and wire

'Nine Types of Terrain', White Cube Hoxton Square, London - Damin Ortega -  - 20227

Nine Types of Terrain
2007
Duration: 3 minute loop
Nine 16mm film projections
Photo: Stephen White

'Do it yourself', Institute of Contemporary Arts, Boston - Damin Ortega -  - 32708

Nine Types of Terrain
2007
Duration: 3 minute loop
Nine 16mm film projections

'Do it yourself', Institute of Contemporary Arts, Boston - Damin Ortega -  - 32709

Nine Types of Terrain
2007
Duration: 3 minute loop
Nine 16mm film projections

Margin of Accident / Running Gag - Damin Ortega - 2005 - 12809

Margin of Accident / Running Gag
2005
35 7/16 x 51 9/16 x 16 1/8 in. (90 x 131 x 41 cm)
Wooden chairs
Photo: Marcus Leigh and Andrew Dunkley

Stone - Constructive failures II - Damin Ortega - 2005 - 45646

Stone - Constructive failures II
2005
54 5/16 x 61 7/16 x 30 5/16 in. (138 x 156 x 77 cm)
Wooden structure
Photo: Ben Westoby

Fortuitous rotation - Damin Ortega - 2005 - 12811

Fortuitous rotation
2005
15 3/4 x 118 1/8 x 15 3/4 in. (40 x 300 x 40 cm)
Mixed media

Concrete cube (grey) - Damin Ortega - 2003 - 13546

Concrete cube (grey)
2003
Dimensions variable
Cast concrete with black pigment

Cobra - Damin Ortega - 2007 - 27176

Cobra
2007
31 1/2 x 17 11/16 x 17 11/16 in. (80 x 45 x 45 cm)
Coins, basket and electric motor
Photo: Robert Nelson Photography

Spiral of Violence - Damin Ortega - 2005 - 13066

Spiral of Violence
2005
89 15/16 x 275 9/16 x 43 5/16 in. (228.5 x 700 x 110 cm)
Glass and metal window frame
Photo: Marcus Leigh and Andrew Dunkley

Mdulo de construccin con tortillas - Damin Ortega - 1998 - 12812

Mdulo de construccin con tortillas
1998
Dimensions variable
Corn Tortillas

Spirit and Matter - Damin Ortega - 2004 - 11632

Spirit and Matter
2004
109 13/16 x 784 5/16 x 235 5/16 in. (280 x 2000 x 600 cm)
Reclaimed timber and corrugated metal

Project for Social Housing - Damin Ortega - 2007 - 20272

Project for Social Housing
2007
Dimensions variable
Clay bricks, cement, silicone and steel
Photo: Stephen White

Estructura de ensamble - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28585

Estructura de ensamble
2008
Dimensions variable
Cast concrete
Photo: Stephen White

Estructura de ensamble - Damin Ortega - 2008 - 28586

Estructura de ensamble (detail)
2008
Dimensions variable
Cast concrete
Photo: Stephen White

Auto Construccin II, motor
(Auto Construction II, engine) - Damin Ortega - 2006 - 17043

Auto Construccin II, motor (Auto Construction II, engine)
2006
Dimensions variable
Set of 44 cast concrete parts

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