Paintings by Ugandan artist Ssali Yusuf that celebrate and pay homage to the women he grew up surrounded by, and that raised him.
Wong Wong & Lulu.
Pepper examining himself before commencing a self-portrait.
Tiger the spontaneous reductionist.
Misty goes off the wall.
Minnie, the abstract expressionist.
Minnie’s Reindeer in Provence, 1992.
Smokey painting after an hour in the catnip patch.
Ginger’s Stripped Bare Birds, 1992.
Princess, the elemental fragmentist.
Charlie, the peripheral realist.
This — along with Why Cats Dance — are probably the best books in the history of the world. I am proud to say I own both of them.