Erwin Wurm, ‘One Minute Sculpture: Theory of Hope’, 2016/2018, Sculpture, Instruction drawing, stuffed animal and realized by public, KÖNIG GALERIE
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Erwin Wurm

One Minute Sculpture: Theory of Hope, 2016/2018

Instruction drawing, stuffed animal and realized by public
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cm
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€25,000 - 35,000
Location
Berlin, London
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One Minute Sculpture
Erwin Wurm
Austrian, b. 1954
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Erwin Wurm’s eclectic practice—incorporating sculpture, performance, photography, video, and installation—is unified by a combination of formal concerns and a sense of humor. In a sculptural series featuring works including Big Gulp Lying (2010), Wurm depicts anonymous human figures entangled in sweaters and other clothing items, creating a silhouette that is both perplexing and grotesque. Wurm also encourages viewer participation in many of his works, such as in Confessional (2003), a sculpture resembling a dog house with head-size holes on either side into which viewers are encouraged to insert their heads.

Erwin Wurm, ‘One Minute Sculpture: Theory of Hope’, 2016/2018, Sculpture, Instruction drawing, stuffed animal and realized by public, KÖNIG GALERIE
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About the work
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One Minute Sculpture
Erwin Wurm
Austrian, b. 1954
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Erwin Wurm’s eclectic practice—incorporating sculpture, performance, photography, video, and installation—is unified by a combination of formal concerns and a sense of humor. In a sculptural series featuring works including Big Gulp Lying (2010), Wurm depicts anonymous human figures entangled in sweaters and other clothing items, creating a silhouette that is both perplexing and grotesque. Wurm also encourages viewer participation in many of his works, such as in Confessional (2003), a sculpture resembling a dog house with head-size holes on either side into which viewers are encouraged to insert their heads.

Erwin Wurm

One Minute Sculpture: Theory of Hope, 2016/2018

Instruction drawing, stuffed animal and realized by public
in
cm
.
€25,000 - 35,000
Location
Berlin, London
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