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When Elephants Paint: The Quest of Two Russian Artists to Save the Elephants of Thailand

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Komar and Melamid

99 pages, Col photos, b/w photos

Harper Perennial

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #120606 | ISBN: 0060953527
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Story of an elephant retraining program involving the use of art.

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Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid have had their work shown in major museums around the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Their most recent project, The Most Wanted Painting, has spawned a book. Painting by Numbers, a BBC documentary and endless coverage in print and television. They both live on the East Coast.

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