by Agape Charmani
His figurative artworks are sculpted from solid pieces of lindenwood and often painted with acrylic paint, while he usually accompanies them with additional materials. Based in a small town in South Tyrol, Italy, Verginer has created a unique artistic universe, which he introduces to his audience through his complex yet distinctive works.
His majestic figures struggle with common objects, while his themes focus on issues like war and peace, innocence and human relationships. Verginer’s delicate and detailed figures, invite the viewer into a session of seeing, feeling and thinking, allowing each person to connect with them in their own special way.