Why Cats Paint

A Theory of Feline Aesthetics

By Heather Busch; Burton Silver
(Ten Speed Press, Paperback, 9780898156126, 96pp.)

Publication Date: May 1, 1994

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover

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An unprecedented photographic record of cat creativity that will intrigue cat lovers and art lovers alike.

About the Author

BURTON SILVER is a cartoonist, inventor, and author of more than a dozen books, including the best-selling WHY CATS PAINT. Silver studied psychology and sociology at Victoria University. He lives in Wellington, New Zealand.
HEATHER BUSCH has been a visual artist for nearly 30 years and is drawn to perceptions and paradigms that expand and entertain her mind. She has a fine arts degree in sculpture and has become internationally recognized for her paintings and photography. She lives in New Zealand.

Praise For Why Cats Paint

The National Examiner featured “Pussycat Picassos” claiming that “feline paintings will make you paws” and calling the book “captivating.”

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