Fly Digestion Turns Blank Canvases Into Abstract Art [Pics]

Fly Digestion Turns Blank Canvases Into Abstract Art [Pics]
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Artist John Knuth used over 250,000 of the common insects for a series of paintings, feeding them a mixture of sugar, water and colored pigments.

Emma Hutchings
  • 15 july 2013

Los Angeles-based artist John Knuth used over 250,000 common house flies to create a series of paintings. The flies, which lived inside canvas-walled enclosures at Knuth’s studio, were fed a mixture of sugar, water and colored pigments.

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