An unsettling image of what appears at first glance to be a human-dog hybrid suckling her young has become a viral Internet hit for Australian artist Patricia Piccinini. The image is actually a picture of a sculpture by Piccinini from a show in 2003. The artist herself might have preferred a more intellectual appreciation for her work with many Internet users emailing and linking the image for shock value. But hey times are tough and you take what you can get.The human-dog hybrid is...Read Full Story
Patricia Piccinini (born in 1965 in Freetown, Sierra Leone) is an Australian artist known for work that blurs the line between real and artificial; human and animal.