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03.07.13 Julia Dawidowicz

Gucci is taking the notion of “conscientious consumerism” to another level with their new Eco Leather handbag line: each one includes a “passport” chronicling the life of the cow from which the leather was made. Because who doesn’t want to know all the details about the birth, life, and death of the animal whose carcass […]

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04.11.12 Bucky Turco

A cow that escaped from a New Jersey slaughterhouse and narrowly avoided getting struck by a truck speedily reversing into it, won’t become a hamburger after all. The steer briefly eluded authorities Tuesday night, but was eventually tranquilized. THe owner of the slaughterhouse granted the bovine a pardon and it will live out its days […]

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10.25.11 Marina Galperina

Prune Nourry — the artist behind NYC’s eugenics-awareness public installation SpermBar and the prenatal buffet — has completed the next series of her ongoing Holy Daughters project. Addressing Asia’s trend of aborting pregnancies after the fetus is diagnosed with the female gender (apparently, a malady in some parts of the world), Nourry continues to remix […]

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06.10.10 Marina Galperina

Prune Nourry’s newest work is, literally, a cow-girl. The humanoid hybrid sculpture “Holy Daughter” comments on Asia’s trend of terminating pregnancies after diagnosing the fetus’s gender, because as everyone knows, girls are a useless burden. […]

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02.10.10 Bucky Turco

Billboard liberator and popagandist, Ron English, was in McAllen, Texas this past weekend to discuss an upcoming exhibit and can now update his resume to include bovine bombing. He just couldn’t resist doing some public art, so he unleashed on these live canvasses. Let the faux outrage begin! Photos: Popaganda […]

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10.16.09 Will Sherman

While exploring an abandoned veterinary hospital in Belgium, photographer Romanywg discovered some curious specimens like a couple cats swimming with a cow head in formaldehyde. Photo by Romanywg […]

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10.05.09 Will Sherman

A farmer sprayed police down with cow juice during a protest against declining milk prices outside the European Union headquarters today in Brussels. |NYT| Photo by Georges Gobet […]

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09.17.09 Will Sherman

A worker at a Kenyan meat processor tries to move a weak cow, one of the few drought-stricken bovines left alive to be sold by farmers. Photo by Thomas Mukoya/REUTERS […]

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