Wurtz has been creating sculpture with common items for years; plastic bags, scrap wood, news papers, cloth, hangers and other marginal items.
He makes are out of what we take for granded or throw away. He lives and works in New York.
Recent solo shows at at MacGarry (London), alerija Gregor Podnar (Berlin), Metro Pictures (New York). He has also show in group shows including at the Prague Biennial.