Cats and Dogs
Get your fill of cuteness at Art Explora Academy before you go on holiday… Every August it's international cat and dog day. Whether you're a cat person or a dog lover, you'll surely love our August playlist to discover the coolest pets in art history!

In ancient times, wildcats were fierce carnivorous hunters. And unlike dogs, who have undergone centuries of selective breeding, modern cats are genetically very similar to ancient cats. How did these solitary, fierce predators become our sofa sidekicks? Eva-Maria Geigl traces the domestication of the modern house cat.

Lesson by Eva-Maria Geigl, directed by Chintis Lundgren.

On the agenda
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The history of the world according to cats
By: Ted Ed
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5 Cool CATS in ART History 😼
By: Google Arts & Culture
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22 Cat-Crazy Artists
By: Several Circles
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The King’s dogs
By: Château de Versailles
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NO, cats weren’t sacred in ancient Egypt!
By: ToutankaTube