Not exactly the kind of pet you want to snuggle up with on the sofa. Although you wouldn’t have to worry about it malting all over the furniture, that’s for sure. As part of the super heroes series, Tasja the sphinx cat symbolises Cat woman, but is also the cat of the joker. Although still married to Batman, indicated by the collar around her neck, her alliances with the Joker are pretty obvious. This feline is displayed in a similar way to her human counterpart, with a black sinister background, piercing eyes and a threatening presence.
This cat portrait is part of the superhero inspired, photographic series that Jenny Boot has produced as part of The Awesome collection.
About the artist
Jenny Boot (The Netherlands, 1969) started her artistic career as a painter, but soon realised photography was an even more precise medium to express her feelings, a language that gave her more control in translating her vision into images.
Let her take you through a journey into the depths her mind: fasten your seatbelt and bring a flashlight, because it will be a bumpy ride. You will be seduced, amazed, provoked and there’s a chance you will never want to go back to the dullness of...
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