Screen shot 2014-01-28 at 1.52.55 PMA painting by Marion Peck, exhibiting at the Cat Art Show. (Image courtesy of Instagram @catartshowla)

I know what you’re thinking: a cat art show, really? Why not just tack some of those old soft-focus ‘best friends forever’ posters on a gallery wall and save yourself some paint? (And if you’re allergic you’re probably already feeling a little hive-y).