When we look at animals we always choose to ignore their darker side: cute kitties love killing birds for fun; lovely puppies love having a taste of their own poo and so on. Artis Alex Solis has created a number of paintings which challenge the cutesy way we look at animals, showing that after all nature’s a bitch.
Not your average Teddy Bear.
But look at those eyes!
The fox and the hounded
Like a giant kitten, only way more dangerous
Oh no, look at that cute baby turtle. So cute!
Sharks are not usually cuddly, but we might make an exception for this one (and to be fair, the seal had it coming – see above)
The sheep looks nonplussed
Now that’s what I call a questionable diet; but to each their own, eh?