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This piggy never went to market and is now raking in millions with her art

SA’s Pigcasso is causing a stir in an Amsterdam gallery, the first to feature the work of a non-human artist

Senior reporter

Who would have thought Pigcasso, destined for slaughter in 2016, would end up hogging the limelight with her own art gallery, in the same district as the world-famous Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.

A first-of-its-kind gallery to showcase the work of a non-human artist, Oink opened in the city last Friday. For now, the gallery is a two-month pop-up.

It has created a huge stir among Dutch art lovers and the curious, and propelled the painting porcine from Franschhoek onto a world stage...

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