Tattooed pigs by Wim Delvoye

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By Zolton in New Design on Thursday 20 January 2011

Ah, did we mention the stunning tattoo art of Thomas Hooper? Yes, we did. And then there is Wim Delvoye, who gets a strange thrill from inking the oinking.

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Artfarm, where all tattooed pigs live

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By Kira Heuer in New Trends on Monday 15 June 2009

I wonder if these piggies understand what is going on? They’re a part of Artfarm, a collective of swine and tattoo ink. The Belgian artist Wim Delvoye worked with The Foundation Cartier on this recent project. Hmmm, it seems more like Artharm. Or should that be Artham?

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Wim Delvoye’s Cloaca auctioned through Sotheby’s

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By Gerry Mak in New Events on Monday 16 February 2009

Belgian artist Wim Delvoye (who famously tattooed a bunch of pigs) created a shit-making machine called the Cloaca Machine that pumps out rather hefty logs of brown stuff. A couple of days ago, Sotheby’s put a piece of Delvoye’s shit on auction for 2,000-3,000 GBP.

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