Uploaded by artium02
February 7, 2008
Is the boundary that separates the natural from the artificial really clear? Apparently so, although for Patricia Piccinini, the limits between one and the other are ever more permeable.
The strange world that she creates – although we may find this difficult to accept – resides very close to our daily reality. Her incredible creations, which appear to be taken from a science-fiction film, refer us directly to life as it is, in the 21st Century. It’s a fickle existence, marked by the dizzying speed at which technology advances and the impact of its contradictory and at times, unpredictable consequences.