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Hey Paris, that is not a Christmas tree, that is a giant green butt plug

Let’s not beat around the bush… er… tree.

ARTIST PAUL MC Carthy is trolling an entire city.

His art installation ‘tree’ has been unveiled at Place Vendome in Paris, presumably designed to look a little like a giant Christmas tree.

Nobody came down in the last shower though:

sex Source: Instagram

McCarthy has form in this area.

He installed this at a museum in Antwerp in 2007:


This in Rotterdam in 2008 (he called it ‘Santa Claus’. WHAT’S SANTA HOLDING PAUL?):

santa Source: rotterdam.info

In 2013 he installed a pile of poo in Hong Kong, calling it ‘Complex Pile’:

Hong Kong Inflation Art Source: Vincent Yu

‘Tree’, which is part of the FIAC art fair,  will remain in place at Place Vendome until the middle of November.

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