50 Artists with their Cats | a Compilation by Alison Nastasi

50 Artists with their Cats – a Compilation by Alison Nastasi

Often seen beside our world’s famous artists, cats are a creative companion and confidant. Artists and Their Cats is a collection of  portraits featuring many of the past century’s most famous artists and their feline friends.

Editor Alison Nastasi writes, “Many artists buck notions of a stereotypical temperament, but researchers have long speculated that creative individuals share common attributes—which mirror those of cats.” .

artists-and-their-cats-cover cats-matisse herbertJohn Cage/ Courtesy of the John Cage Trust Andy Warhol 1 / © 2014 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New YorkMaya Lin / © Michael Katakis / The British LibraryJean-Michel Basquiat and Cat/ James van der Zee /1982

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