Bear piece of art

Mr Pasi Jantti, a keeper of a bear called Juuso, pointing to a painting done by the bear at a gallery in Helsinki, Finland. Juuso, an orphaned brown bear from Lapland, uses its body as a paint brush to generate artwork. The money raised is being used
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Mr Pasi Jantti, a keeper of a bear called Juuso, pointing to a painting done by the bear at a gallery in Helsinki, Finland.

Juuso, an orphaned brown bear from Lapland, uses its body as a paint brush to generate artwork.

The money raised is being used to help provide for orphaned bears.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 19, 2017, with the headline 'Bear piece of art'. Print Edition | Subscribe