David Weiss 1948

    Born 1948 in Zurich, Switzerland

    Collaboration with Peter Fischli 1979-2012

    Awards and Honors:
    2010 Wolfgang Hahn Prize, Cologne, Germany
    2009 Swiss Institute Artist Tribute, New York, USA
    2006 Roswitha Haftmann-Preis, Zurich, Switzerland
    2003 Leone d'Oro, Venice Biennale, Italy
    2000 Günther-Peill-Preis, Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Düren, Germany
    1994 Preis für Bildende Kunst der Stadt Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
    1985 Eidgenössisches Kunststipendium, Bern, Switzerland

    Education:
    1964-1965 Kunstgewerbeschule Basel (sculpture class), Switzerland
    1963-1964 Vorkurs, Kunstgewerbeschule Zürich, Switzerland

    Lived and worked in Zurich, Switzerland

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David Weiss
Untitled (Self-Portrait)
ca. 1984
Work on paper
30 x 21 cm
ink on paper
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David Weiss
Le Soleil
1979
Work on paper
24 x 17 cm
watercolor and ink on paper
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David Weiss
Unser Dandy/Our Dandy
1979
Work on paper
24 x 17 cm
watercolor and ink on paper
Image
David Weiss
Untitled
1979
Work on paper
30 x 21 cm
watercolor, ink, and graphite on paper
Image
David Weiss
Untitled (Self-Portrait)
1979
Work on paper
30 x 21 cm
ink on paper
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David Weiss
Study for Self-Portrait with Sunglasses
1978
Work on paper
12 x 12 cm
ink on cardboard