Museum Park Gains Two New Works of Art - Circa - NCMA - North Carolina Museum of Art
Emily Kowalski

Emily Kowalksi is a former communications specialist at the NCMA.

Comments (13)

  1. Ruth Allen - Reply

    March 16, 2017

    Suggested name for the pig ... Hindenhog! Credit to David Silverstein.
  2. Sue Gardlik - Reply

    March 16, 2017

    Name suggestions for Pig: how about Zeppelin, or Nocama, or Chevron ?
  3. Janna - Reply

    March 16, 2017

    Name the pig carnitas!
  4. Rebecca Allen - Reply

    March 30, 2017

    My name suggestion for the pig is: Priscilla the Pig
  5. Katie - Reply

    March 30, 2017

    Not Picasso but Pigcasso!
  6. Dawn Kerr - Reply

    April 02, 2017

    Pixy the Pig. The sculpture reminds me of the fun colorful Pixy Stix candy.
  7. Jack - Reply

    April 14, 2017

    I suggest mARTy for the pig's name.
  8. Anne - Reply

    April 16, 2017

    I love Hindenhog, Pigcasso and Pixie. Bc of the humor. But my suggestion is Ziggy the Pig.
  9. David - Reply

    April 18, 2017

    The pig has to be named Francis Bacon II .. there really cant be any other name that will pay it the proper respect while still appreciating its artistic lineage!
  10. Bob - Reply

    April 18, 2017

    I vote for Pigcasso.
  11. Kennedy Bell - Reply

    January 12, 2019

    What did they name the pig? Awilda & Irma sculpture is kinda creepy but looks awesome and unique.
  12. k_kelly - Reply

    January 14, 2019

    Thanks for asking: The NCMA nicknamed the pig Pigcasso!
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