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Moment of Friday: Cat show artist Rhonda Lieberman is a fan of cat ballet
Moment of Friday: Cat show artist Rhonda Lieberman is a fan of cat ballet

For roughly 15 years, artist and writer Rhonda Lieberman says she has wanted to do a gallery installation that involved cats. But for roughly 15 years, she couldn't find a taker. "Galleries," she says, "are not wild about hosting rescue cats." But after the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hosted its wildly successful Internet Cat Video Festival in 2012, Lieberman says she felt the moment had come. So she pitched the concept of a cat-themed show to the White Columns gallery in New York, which agreed to stage an exhibition. "The Cat Show," as it was called, gathered feline-related works by prominent artists (from video game hacker Cory Arcangel to...

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