The GettyResearch Institute
Research Home Tools Union List of Artist Names Full Record Display
Union List of Artist Names Full Record Display
New Search Previous Page Help
Click the icon to view the hierarchy.
 
Semantic View (JSONJSONLDRDFN3/TurtleN-Triples)

ID: 500101939
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500101939

 

Record Type: Person
Fischli, Peter (Swiss sculptor, filmmaker, and installation artist, born 1952)

Note: Fischli and his collaborator David Weiss work with mundane, ordinary objects and banal images. Their best known work is the film "The Way Things Go" (1985-1987) which follows various objects through a warehouse in an absurd chain reaction.

Names:
Fischli, Peter (preferred,V,index,LC)
Peter Fischli (V,display)

Nationalities:
Swiss (preferred)
German

Roles:
artist (preferred)
sculptor
photographer
installation artist
filmmaker
conceptual artist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Zurich (Z├╝rich, Switzerland) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
member of ....  Fischli & Weiss  from 1979
................  (Swiss sculptors, photographers, filmmakers, and installation artists, active 1979-2012) [500124629]
partner of ....  Weiss, David  
..................  (Swiss sculptor, filmmaker, and installation artist, 1946-2012) [500060883]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Fischli, Peter (I)

Biographies:
(Swiss sculptor, filmmaker, and installation artist, born 1952) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Swiss artist, b.1952) ..... [BHA]
(German artist, born 1952, active ca.1990) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(German or Swiss sculptor, born 1952, active ca.1990) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(Swiss photographer, born 1952) ..... [AVERY]
(artist) ..... [GRL]
(Swiss artist, born 1952) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Fischli, Peter ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRL Preferred, MoMA, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
..............................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
..............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
..............................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 83208824
..............................  Witt Library, Authority files
Peter Fischli ........ [GRL, MoMA Preferred, VP, WL-Courtauld]
............................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CL-Courtauld, Gallery Systems, GRL, MoMA, VP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n83208824
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 17 March 2003
....................  International Directory of Exhibiting Artists (1982-) 1982-1983
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.] 18
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n83208824
....................  Riemschneider and Grosenick, Art at the Turn of the Millennium (1999) 150
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CL-Courtauld, VP]
.......... Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 17 March 2003
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.] 18
New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

The J. Paul Getty Trust
The J. Paul Getty Trust