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El Gringo
  • Francis Alÿs, artist
    born 1959
    born: Antwerp, Belgium ; active: Mexico
    Bick Productions, producer
    New Museum of Contemporary Art, producer
  • El Gringo, 2003
  • Point of View: An Anthology of the Moving Image, 2004
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • DVD, 4 minutes 12 seconds
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0007.01
Description

Viewers experience the discomfort of being an outsider when the camera is confronted by a pack of snarling dogs. Running Time: 4 minutes, 12 seconds