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Peter Fischli

[Swiss Video Artist, born in 1952]

• Relationships: Has collaborated with David Weiss since 1979.
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
Untitled (Flowers), 1997-98

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

Goetz Collection, Munich

Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
Airports (Tokio), 1988/1997

Hammer Museum, California
Der Brand von Uster (The Fire of Uster) from Wurstserie, 1979

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
To see the text in English, click on "English", then "Collection", then on the artist name

Migros Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

Serralves Foundation Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal
Click "F" for "Fischli"

Tacoma Art Museum, Washington

The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago
Information about a 1987 exhibition

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked

Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)  
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
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Miscellaneous Sites:
Blind Spot Magazine

Deutsche Börse Group Art Collection, Frankfurt, Germany

The Sender Collection, New York
A private lending collection of Minimal and Conceptual Art
(Get past the splash page, then click "Artists")

UBS Financial Services Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Frieze Magazine
"Seeing Double -- The floral tributes of Peter Fischli and David Weiss"

Frieze Magazine
"The Odd Couple -- An interview with Peter Fischli and David Weiss"

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 59): Peter Fischli and David Weiss

New Media Encyclopedia
A project sponsored by several museums of contemporary art


The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Highlights of Tate Modern: Der Tisch", 2000 article by Adrian Searle

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Super furry animals", 2003 review by Adrian Searle

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Life's not all ha-ha", 2006 article by Adrian Searle

The Village Voice
"Double Vision", 1999 article by Jerry Saltz

Books and Posters
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