iOS app Android app

Animal Art

What Makes Us Human?

Jacqueline Howard | Posted 06.09.2015 | Science
Jacqueline Howard

Could the desire to add artistic value to the world be only human? It's a great debate.

13 Photos That Will Restore Your Faith In Beast-People

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 11.14.2014 | Weird News

For too long, beast-people have been given a bad rap. Whether it's werewolves (who we're pretty sure just wanna cuddle), X-Men's Beast, or Mr. Tumnus,...

Painting Horse Racks Up $130,000 In Art Sales

The Baltimore Sun | Mary Carole McCauley | Posted 08.06.2014 | Green

ROCKY RIDGE -- Metro Meteor, whose abstract paintings rapidly are becoming an art world sensation, might be just a horse. And the 11-year-old bay, lik...

LOOK: Chimp Wins 1st Prize In Art Contest, Paints With His Tongue

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 08.31.2013 | Weird News

NEW ORLEANS -- A painting by a 37-year-old Louisiana primate who applies color with his tongue instead of a brush has been deemed the finest chimpanze...

LOOK: This Chimpanzee Can Paint Better Than You

Posted 08.14.2013 | Arts

It's no secret that the animal kingdom boasts more than a few aspiring artists. Take, for example Justin the painting horse or Bozie the abstract elep...

Dog Art Fetches A Pretty Penny

AP | SUE MANNING | Posted 05.06.2012 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dogs seem to be as popular on a canvas these days as they are on a leash, with paintings of dogs drawing big bucks and big crowds...

PHOTOS: Animal Sculptures Made From CD Fragments

Posted 02.17.2012 | Arts

Welcome to the CD menagerie. Sean Avery rendered the animal kingdom out of shattered compact discs! These old-fangled, music-storing devices were a...

PHOTOS: Are These Animals Artists?

Posted 02.13.2012 | Science

Is it art? That’s a question artists sometimes hear about their own work. But a new exhibition at a London museum raises the question of whether ani...

The Cutest Art-Making Otter You'll See All Day

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 02.03.2012 | Miami

This Saturday, Bakehouse Art Complex is hosting "Savage," an exhibit by animals for animals. Critters and beasts from Zoo Miami used their snouts,...

Artist Sculpts Human Forms With Ladybugs

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Artist Gabor Fulop doesn't work in bronze or marble. Instead, the sculptor creates ladybugs -- 20,000 of them -- and hand paints them before applying ...

Maggie The Porcupine And Friends Make Art

Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts

We've already seen comparisons between the art of young children and the masters of abstract expressionism, but the efforts of some zoo animals in Tul...