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Wiþ Ymbe

Tooth of a Giant



Pedro Wirz draws his inspiration from cultural history, science, craft as well as folklore. He was born 1981, in São Paulo and lives in Zurich. Recent solo shows include at Kai Matsumiya (New York, UPCOMING); Kunsthalle Basel (2022); Marc Selwyn (Los Angeles, 2020); PHILIPPZOLLINGER (Zurich, 2020); Galerie Nagel Draxler (Berlin, 2019); Centre Culturel Suisse (Paris, 2019); Kunsthaus Langenthal (2019); LongTang (Zuurich, 2019); Instituto Tomie Ohtake (São Paulo, 2017) and Kai Matsumiya (New York, 2016). 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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Environmental Hangover, Kunsthalle Basel, 2022

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Environmental Hangover, Kunsthalle Basel, 2022

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Tooth of a Giant, GALERIE PHILIPPZOLLINGER, Zurich, 2021

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Termite Terminators, Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, 2020

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Sour Ground, Kai Matsumiya Gallery, New York, 2020

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

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Verwachsen, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Berlin, 2019