"Complicated Pile" (2007)

"Complicated Pile," 2007
Vinyl-coated nylon fabric, fans and rigging, 620 1/8 x 1318 7/8 x 622 inches
Installation view at Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
Photo by Philip de Gobert
© Paul McCarthy
Courtesy Hauser & Wirth, Zürich London

"There is something about being able to make a giant object that is ephemeral, in that it blows up, it’s full of air, and exists for a short period of time and then disappears."

-Paul McCarthy