Keen environmentalist Steven Kutcher uses paint-soaked beetles, cockroaches, flies, butterflies, moths, bees and grasshoppers, which are then let loose on a prepared canvas to scratch out their "masterpieces."
The insects are unharmed by the ordeal. "I use water-based, nontoxic paints that easily wash off," he says. "I have to take good care of them. After all, they are artists!"