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Cat Obsession: A Chat with Life of Cats Curator Miwako Tezuka

by Natalie Hegert
If there’s one thing the internet is good for, it’s cats. So when the Japan Society in New York announced its exhibition—featuring ukiyo-e woodblock prints depicting cats from the Edo Period (1615-1867)—the internet duly erupted with fanfare. The show, which opens today, has made the rounds not only in the usual art publications, but also in myriad pop culture blogs and magazines, attesting to the near universal appeal of feline themes. I think we can be quite assured that attendance records... [more]
Posted by Natalie Hegert on 3/12/15
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