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Wiþ Ymbe

Tooth of a Giant


Pedro Wirz's sculptures and wall-objects draw reference from cultural history, science, craft as well as folklore. He was born 1981, in São Paulo and lives in Zurich. In 2021, Wirz is scheduled for a solo exhibition at the Kunsthalle Basel. Recent solo shows include; Termite Terminators, Marc Selwyn (Los Angeles, 2020); Sour Ground, Kai Matsumiya (New York, 2020); Verwachsen, Galerie Nagel Draxler (Berlin, 2019); A Curbing Wall of Debris\Nesting, Centre Culturel Suisse (Paris, 2019); A Curbing Wall of Debris\Landfilling, Kunsthaus Langenthal (2019); Terra Quente, LongTang (Zürich, 2019); Fábula, Frisson, Melancolia, Instituto Tomie Ohtake (São Paulo, 2017). In addition, Wirz has been included in numerous group exhibitions, such as at Aargauer Kunsthaus (2019); Centre Pasquart (2018); Blank Projects (Cape Town, 2018); Tinguely Museum (Basel, 2016); CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art (New York, 2015); Künstlerhaus Stuttgart (2013); Dortmunder Kunstverein (2013); Palais de Tokyo (Paris, 2013) and Kunsthalle Basel (2011).

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Solo exhibition, Termite Terminators, Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, August 2020

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Solo exhibition, Sour Ground, Kai Matsumiya Gallery, New York, March 2020

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Solo exhibition, A curbing wall of debris \nesting, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, February 2019

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Solo exhibition, Verwachsen, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Berlin, September 2019