Silvia Bächli (b. 1956, Switzerland) is a Swiss artist based in Basel and Paris. Bächli studied at the Basel School of Design and the Geneva University of Art and Design and is known for her simple, spare drawings and paintings. Bächli uses austere lines and grayscale washes to document her observations of the physical world. In 2009, she was chosen to represent Switzerland at the Venice Biennale.