Cat People

julius constantine motal

Cats rule the web, the home, and the public square. And we are more like them than we might suspect: what is life if not an endless pursuit of the phantom red dot, the fleece mouse, the feather on a string? "Cat People" is a visual document of the unique ways we celebrate the feline eternal across cat parties, cat cafes, cat fashion shows, and cat performances throughout a medley of nabes in New York City.

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Julius Constantine Motal is a photographer and writer in New York City. He works as a photographer for The Riverdale Press in the Bronx. His work has been exhibited internationally, and publications include The New York Times, Vanity Fair Italy, and BuzzFeed, among others. He lives in Astoria.