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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. Currently, Wirz has a solo exhibition at the Kunsthalle Basel. Recent solo shows include; Marc Selwyn (Los Angeles, 2020); galerie philippzollinger (Zurich, 2020); Kai Matsumiya (New York, 2020); Galerie Nagel Draxler (Berlin, 2019); Centre Culturel Suisse (Paris, 2019); Kunsthaus Langenthal (2019); LongTang (Zürich, 2019) and 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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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