Cats in Art - A Virtual Exhibit

 

Hello, my name is Skuzzy (my friends call me Fur-Elisa). I'm the curator of this virtual exhibit entitled "Cats In Art."

Until recent times and the invention of the camera, most artists failed to recognize what wonderful models we domestic kitties can be. Perhaps they were too impressed with their paintings and carvings of lions and tigers to notice us. Or, maybe we just couldn't see the point in sitting still for hours while some artist painted our whiskers in meticulous detail so we declined to cooperate.


Whatever the reason, I guess we stayed curled up by a warm fire while artists created their masterpieces without us. But we weren't left out completely, as you will see in our exhibit. Are you ready? Then let's begin...