Created in 2008 by Tina Kugler on commission for Rahr-West Art Museum in Manitowoc.
She also several posters Sputnikfest, an annual festival in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
It's a "wacky tacky" space-themed festival to commemorate debris from Sputnik IV falling in Manitowoc in 1962.
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Belka and Strelka graffiti space dogs, Kharkov, 2008 - Source: Wikimedia Commons (V. Vizu)