Peter Zimmermann (Germany, b. 1956)

« O.T. » 2009

200 x 145 cm,

Airbrush and Epoxy resin on canvas


Peter Zimmermann


Galeria Filomena Soares


Galeria Filomena Soares, Portugal, 2009

Peter Zimmermann - « O.T. », 2009


    Peter Zimmermann was born in 1956, Freiburg, Germany and lives and works in Cologne, Germany. Between 1979 and 1984 he studied at Staatlichen Akademie der bildenden Künste, Stuttgart, Germany He participated in several solo and group exhibitions at important public and private institutions and museums, such as: Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon; ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany; Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany; Kunstmuseum Bonn, Switzerland; Kunsthalle, Nurembergue, Germany; Galerie Horach Moya, Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, E.U.A.; Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris and Hong Kong; Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, Malaga, Spain; Crown Gallery, Brussels, Belgium; Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, Germany; Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel, Germany; Georg Kargl, Vienna, Austria; Albright Knox Museum, Buffalo, USA; and Liverpool Biennial, United Kingdom.

    He had his work present at important public collections around the world: Fondation Cartier Pour l'Art Contemporain, Paris; Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Museum Moderner Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany; Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria; Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, USA; MoMa, New York, USA; and Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain. He had his work published in several monographs, we can call attention to: Peter Zimmermann painting, Hubertus Butin, ed. Hatje Cantz Verlag, Bonn, Germany, 2007; and Peter Zimmermann - works since 1987, Andrea Madesta, Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten, ed. Snoeck Verlag, Cologne, Germany, 2009.

    Part of major museum collections:

    Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria

    Esbjerg Museum, Esbjerg, Denmark

    Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, France

    Fondation Cartier Pour l'Art Contemporain, Paris, France

    Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France

    Centre Georges Pompidou (Amis du musée national d'Art moderne), Paris, France

    Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France

    Musée d'Art moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France

    FRAC Aquitaine, France

    FRAC Languedoc-Roussillon, France

    LB Baden-Württemberg, Germany

    Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Cologne, Germany

    Museum Moderner Kunst, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

    Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany

    Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

    Museion, Bolzano, Italy

    Filmoteca universitaria de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA

    New Orleans Museum of Modern Art, New Orleans, USA

    Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

    New York Public Library, New York, USA

    Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, USA

    Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain