Uwe Wittwer

Uwe Wittwer (born 1954) is a Swiss artist. He lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland. The media he uses include watercolour, oil painting, inkjet prints and video.


Previous Exhibition

"New Works By" at Peter Kilchmann Galerie, Zurich, 19. January - 17. March 2018
With works by Maja Bajevic, Marc Bauer, Ursula Biemann, Monica Bonvinci, Marc-Antoine Fehr, Tobias Kaspar, Zilla Leutenegger, Teresa Margolles, Adrian Paci, Uwe Wittwer

At the Table after Caravaggio
Oil on Canvas, 160 x 145 cm, 2017


"Die Augen der Bilder - Porträts von Fragonard bis Dumas"
Text by Markus Stegmann and Isabel Zürcher, includes English translation.
In conjunction with the exhibition with the same title at Museum Langmatt, September - December 2017.
Published by Hatje Cantz, 2017

"Uwe Wittwer Im Widerschein - Scherben"
Text by Juerg Judin and Pay Matthis Karstens, with English translation.
Published by Galerie Judin, Berlin, 2016

"Picturing People: The New State of Art"
Charlotte Mullins, Thames & Hudson, 2015.
The companion to the bestselling Painting People explores the most exciting artists working with the figure today.

"A Brush with the Real: Figurative Painting Today"
A survey of key contemporary artists who have each embraced painting and are working within a realist tradition.
Laurence King Publishers, 2014

Installation views

Judin Gallery, Berlin
Parafin, London

Abbot Hall, Kendal UK