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b. 1948, USA

B. Wurtz Biography

B. Wurtz was born in 1948 in Pasadena, California, and lives and works in New York. In 2015 he was the subject of a retrospective exhibition at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, United Kingdom. In 2016 the exhibition traveled to La Casa Encendida, Madrid. He has had additional solo exhibitions at Kunstverein Freiburg; White Flag Projects, St. Louis; and Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago. His work has been included in group exhibitions at MoMA PS1, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; and Musée d’Art Contemporain de Lyon.

B. Wurtz Featured Artworks

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Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2018Wood, picture wire, screws, tin can, plastic cup, drinking straws, buttons, thread
86 x 21.5 x 21.5 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
I'm Popeye the sailor man #1 by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork painting
B. WurtzI'm Popeye the sailor man #1, 1996–2010Acrylic on canvas, plastic lids, buttons
183 x 179 x 2 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled (Straw) by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled (Straw), 2012105 x 40.5 x 16.5 cm Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2015Paper, styrofoam
28 x 21.5 x 19 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2015Paper, styrofoam
28 x 19 x 22 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2015Paper, styrofoam
28 x 21.5 x 19 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2015Paper, styrofoam
26 x 21.5 x 20 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery
Untitled by B. Wurtz contemporary artwork sculpture
B. WurtzUntitled, 2014Wood, wire, plastic bags
175 x 66 x 91 cm
Kate MacGarry Contact Gallery

B. Wurtz Recent Exhibitions

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