Art exhibit expressly for canine critics debuts in NYC
August 11, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — You won't find any pictures of dogs playing poker at DoGUMENTA.
A three-day art exhibition curated expressly for dogs is attracting hundreds of canines to a marina in lower Manhattan, where hounds and terriers are feasting their eyes, and in some cases their mouths, on nearly a dozen masterpieces.
The idea is the brainchild of former Washington Post art critic Jessica Dawson, who says she was inspired by her rescue dog Rocky, a tiny morkie (Yorkie-Maltese mix), who regularly joins her at exhibits of the human variety.
"When Rocky accompanied me on my gallery visits I notic...