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WGG (Wild Gone Girls)
  • Paul McCarthy, artist
    born 1945
    born: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States ; active: United States
    Bick Productions, producer
    New Museum of Contemporary Art, producer
  • WGG (Wild Gone Girls), 2003
  • Point of View: An Anthology of the Moving Image, 2004
  • Where object was made: United States
  • DVD, 5 minutes 20 seconds
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0007.09

Depicting a sailing party gone wrong, McCarthy questions the effects that violence and mutilation, both real and simulated, have on the viewer in contemporary culture. Running Time: 5 minutes, 20 seconds