A strange man steals paintings not for money or to appeciate the way they look, but so that he can eat them and briefly transform. But what happens when the museum beefs up security and he runs out of artistic food?

Dripped is Léo Verrier's animated tribute to Jackson Pollock. It was shortlisted for the 2013 Oscars for Best Animated Short, and while it didn't make the cut, it's a delightfully strange homage to painting and painters.

[via Cartoon Brew]