Galerie Nagel Draxler

Jan Kiefer, Pedro Wirz "Jan Kiefer, Pedro Wirz, 2018"

Eröffnung: 25. Mai 2018, 18-21 Uhr
Opening: May 25 2018, 6-9 pm

Diko Reisen
Komödienstraße 48
50667 Köln

Öffnungszeiten / Hours:
Montag–Freitag 9–18:30 Uhr / Monday–Friday 9am – 6:30pm
Samstag 10–14 Uhr / Saturday 10am – 2pm



Jan Kiefer (*1979 in Trier, Germany). Since completing his master’s degree at the Academy of Arts and Design in Basel in 2012, Kiefer has exhibited widely, in Switzerland and internationally, including at Kai Matsumiya New York (US), Kunstverein SALTS, Basel (CH), Sculpture Park Cologne (DE), White Columns (NY), Union Pacific London (UK), Kunsthalle Basel (CH), Kunsthaus Baselland (CH), Kunstverein Wiesen (DE), Kunsthalle Athena (GR), Gagosian Gallery (GR). In 2016 he received the Swiss Art Award. Kiefer lives and works in Basel, Switzerland.

Pedro Wirz (*1981, São Paulo, Brazil) studied at the Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz – Institut Kunst, in Basel (CH) and at the Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Stuttgart (GER).
His recent solo exhibitions include “Fábula, Frisson, Melancolia” (Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, 2017); “Dobrar de Espinho, Anzol” (Murias Centeno Gallery, Porto, 2017); and “The Horse Who Drunk Beer” (Kai Matsumiya Gallery, New York, 2016). His work has also been presented at the Tinguely Museum (2016), CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art (2015), Künstlerhaus Stuttgart (2013), Dortmunder Kunstverein (2013), Palais de Tokyo (2013), and Kunsthalle Basel (2011). He had participate in artistic residencies at the Cité des Arts, Paris (2012), Residency Unlimited in New York City (2014), Swiss Institute Rome (2016) and has recently completed a residency at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin. Wirz currently lives and works in Zürich, Switzerland.