"Pig Island," detail (2006-)

"Pig Island," detail, 2006-
Mixed media, work in progress
Photo by Ann-Marie Rounkle
© Paul McCarthy
Courtesy Hauser & Wirth, Zürich London

"What begins to be important is that they start to see the aesthetic of this, or what I’m looking for, but then it begins to be about how we don’t contrive that aesthetic. Some of it really is just about letting something go and finding something."

-Paul McCarthy