MNN Galleries

12 artsy animals that paint

Dolphins

Photo: cnsphoto

5 of 14

Dolphins

Dolphins are already known for their complex social and emotional lives, and they're on the shortlist of animals considered self-aware. Who knew they also had a knack for watercolors? The dolphin seen here is from a sealife park in Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province in China, where the animal uses its artistic talents to help disseminate knowledge about the sea and sealife to park visitors.