Patricia Piccinini: A Dark Fairytale

A portrait of world-renowned Australian artist Patricia Piccinini, famous for her bizarre creatures. See a pivotal moment of change as she creates a new body of work that includes Skywhale - a massive hot-air-balloon.

 
http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/patricia-piccinini-a-dark-fairytale/

Why Australian artists find it so hard to get international recognition

An article in the Australian Financial Review 'Arts Issue' by Jane O'Sullivan examining the experiences of Australian visual artists working internationally.

 
http://www.afr.com/brand/afr-magazine/why-australian-artists-find-it-so-hard-to-get-international-recognition-20160112-gm49r3

The Bizarre Silicone World of Patricia Piccinini

Stephen Heyman interviews Patricia Piccinini for the International New York Times.

 
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/31/arts/international/the-bizarre-silicone-world-of-patricia-piccinini.html

Sydney Morning Herald, April 2015

Patricia Piccinini straddles the line between delight and discomfort by Andrew Stephens

 
http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/patricia-piccinini-straddles-the-line-between-delight-and-discomfort-20150403-1mdrjz.html

Huffington Post

The Love Affair Between Women Artists And Nature by Priscilla Frank

 
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/women-artists-super-natural_55cd1560e4b0ab468d9cdd40?section=australia&adsSiteOverride=au

Art Intelligence

Patricia Piccinini: Art Intelligence is a new iPad app devoted to Patricia's practice. It is the first of series of artist apps and is available for download from the iTunes store.

 
https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/art-intelligence-patricia/id579438736?mt=8

The Skywhale: First Flight

Video documentation of the first flight of the Skywhale in the Mount Arapiles region of western Victoria.

 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeIhmkSsB8A

The Skywhale: In her natural habitat

More footage of the Skywhale in flight.

 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALSVzOw2pJc

Those Who Dream By Night

A video where Patricia discusses the work in her Haunch of Venison exhibition, Those Who Dream By Night.

 
http://vimeo.com/55198275

The Making of 'Quasimodo's Dream' featuring GOTYE, PERFECT TRIPOD & PATRICIA PICCININI

 
http://youtu.be/-_eUdwGKPd0

Robyn Archer & Patricia Piccinini at the Sculpture: space and place symposium

A discussion of The Skywhale at the National Gallery of Australia 11 May 2013

 
http://vimeo.com/70450274

Patricia Piccinini by Jane Messenger

A 148-page hard-cover catalogue published to coincide with 'Once Upon A Time' exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia. Distributed by Thames and Hudson.

 
https://www.google.com.au/search?q=buy+ISBN+9781921668050

Nearly Beloved by Helen McDonald

The first major publication on Patricia Piccinini. This book reproduces and discusses all Piccinini's major works.

 
http://piperpress.bigcartel.com/product/patricia-piccinini-nearly-beloved

The Multispecies Salon

Donna Harraway's essay on Patricia Piccinini and companion species.

 
http://www.multispecies-salon.org/haraway/

ArtXY

A Critical Analysis of Patricia Piccinini's Art: Re-presenting Biotechnology

 
http://www.art-xy.com/2011/05/re-presenting-biotechnology.html

Outskirts

Imagining the Posthuman: Patricia Piccinini and the Art of Simulation by Kim Toffoletti

 
http://www.outskirts.arts.uwa.edu.au/volumes/volume-11/toffoletti

Huffingington Post

Patricia Piccinini's Polarizing Hot-Air Balloon Sculpture, 'Skywhale,' Revealed In Australia by Nicholas Forrest, BLOUIN ARTINFO

 
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/artinfo/patricia-piccininis-polarizing-hot-air-balloon-sculpture-skywhale_b_3268011.html

EMAHO Magazine

Who doesn't like a cute little bunny rabbit? Patricia Piccinini interviewed by Hillary Devaney

 
http://www.emahomagazine.com/2013/05/who-doesnt-like-a-cute-little-bunny-rabbit-patricia-piccinini/

Weird Fiction Review

Patricia Piccinini's Mythic Imagination by Nancy Hightower

 
http://weirdfictionreview.com/2012/09/patricia-piccininis-mythic-imagination/

ArtKritique

On Patricia Piccinnini, posted by John Matthews

 
http://artkritique.blogspot.com.au/2009/05/on-patricia-piccinini.html

Bulkka

Patricia Piccinini by Clara Rodriguez Arasanz

 
http://www.bulkka.com/patricia-piccinini/

the Vine

In Defence of the Skywhale - Canberra's Wonder of the World by The Hairy Pony

 
http://www.thevine.com.au/life/art/in-defence-of-the-skywhale-canberras-wonder-of-the-world-20130513-243350

Anna Likes Art

A review of Those Who Dream By Night at haunch of Venison in London.

 
http://annalikesart.wordpress.com/2013/03/18/patricia-piccinini-those-who-dream-by-night/

whitehot magazine

February 2013: Patricia Piccinini at Haunch of Venison by Giovanni Aloi

 
http://whitehotmagazine.com/articles/2013-patricia-piccinini-haunch-venison/2709

artnet.com

Mother Courage by Walter Robinson. Patricia Piccinini at Haunch of Venison New York

 
http://www.artnet.com/magazineus/reviews/robinson/patricia-piccinini10-20-10.asp

h+ magazine

Arts: The Parahuman Sculpture of Patricia Piccinini, Posthumanity and What It Really Means to be Human

 
http://hplusmagazine.com/2013/10/11/arts-the-parahuman-sculpture-of-patricia-piccinini-posthumanity-and-what-it-really-means-to-be-human/

New York Times Review, 2005

The Line Between Species Shifts, and a Show Explores the Move, a review of Becoming Animal at MassMOCA

 
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/26/arts/design/the-line-between-species-shifts-and-a-show-explores-the-move.html?_r=1