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May 26, 2015 12:00 PM - June 1, 2015 04:00 PMCalender
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Erwin Wurm (Austrian, b. 1954) Outdoor Sculpture, Taipei

$431$350
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2818T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 26, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Erwin Wurm (Austrian, b. 1954)

Outdoor Sculpture, Taipei, 2000, printed 2003. Numbered, signed, and dated "26/100 EWurm..." in ballpoint pen on the verso l.r. Chromogenic print, image/sheet size 23 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (60.5 x 40.0 cm), matted, framed.
Condition: Good, hinged to over mat at top corners.

N.B. The conceptual artist Erwin Wurm is known for challenging traditional notions of painting, sculpture, and even performance art. For this series, Wurm solicited volunteers to enact short performances in which bodies are physically and awkwardly engaged, creating absurd and humorous juxtapositions that he describes as Outdoor Sculptures.
Estimate $700-900

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Keywords

Erwin Wurm, Taipei, conceptual artist