ERWIN WURM
NARROW HOUSE

SCULPTURE AT PILANE 2015, KLOVEDAL, SWEDEN
16 MAY – 30 AUGUST 2015
NARROW HOUSE, 2010
Mixed media
7 x 1,3 x 16 m

© Courtesy Sculpture at Pilane, 2015

FEATURED ARTIST

ERWIN WURM

Erwin Wurm (b. 1954 in Bruck an der Mur, Austria) lives and works in Vienna and Limberg/Austria.

Erwin Wurm's oeuvre mainly comprises sculptures, but also photography, video, performance, and drawing. Many of his works are imbued with whimsical humor that puts the every day in a new perspective. One of his most influential groups of works are his One Minute Sculptures. There he has people pose with everyday objects to question the relationship between subject and object. Wurm's "Fat" sculptures, which show petty-bourgeois status symbols such as cars or single-family homes in an obese, bloated state, are also widely known. His work has...
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