"Piggies" (2007)

"Piggies," 2007
Vinyl-coated nylon fabric, fans and rigging, 507 7/8 x 960 5/8 x 1023 5/8 inches
Installation view at Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
Photo by Philip de Gobert
© Paul McCarthy
Courtesy Hauser & Wirth, Zürich London

"It’s monumental and at the same time fragile—and it goes away. It’s not so expensive to produce and it’s not there forever. It has a short life. It makes an image for people and then it’s gone. That part I like a lot about it."

-Paul McCarthy