The World's Biggest Middle Finger

#Art

Sat, Oct 2nd, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

Displayed in Milan, the controversial marble sculpture by Maurizio Cattelan is nearly four metres tall, erected on top of a seven metre tall podium. The artwork looks like a hand giving a Roman Empire -- then later Fascist -- salute. But with all four out of the five fingers looking like they have been broken off, the clear message is the one it's directing at the Italian stock exchange building, located right across from it.

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