In June of 2008, Gallery 444 proudly presented "Un Hommage au Chat Noir" (An homage to the black cat), featuring an amazing selection of today's artists taking us back in time with a tribute to the infamous Paris cafe and the masterful poster work of Theophile Alexandre Steinlen. More than 20 fine yet diverse artists participated in this exhibition, including internationally renowned artists Graciela Rodo Boulanger, Rafal Olbinski, Donald Roller Wilson and Rossmary Valverde.

The exhibition was held from June 13 through July 11, 2008.


Olbinski - Chat BlancLuis Valverde - El Espirita de la chat noirG.Rodo Boulanger - Infanta Y Su GatoR. Valverde - El Gato Enamorado


Missy Dizick - Frolic Under Northern LightsRody - Around Le Chat Noir Sarena Rosenfeld - Whats New Pussycat?Martha Harding - My Pony


D. Cogswell - Le Reve du Chat Luis Valverde - Un Gato Famoso S.C. Schoneberg - Salis Chat NoirAudrey Mabee - Marie Theresa, Patron of the Alley Cats


S.C. Schoneberg - Tournee du Chat Noir de SalisAudrey Mabee - Born to Be BadHeidi Mitchell Bass - OthelloRody - She Loves Her Black Cat


Jonathan Keith - Wild ThingHarry McCormick - Chat Noir at McSorleysEng Tay - Capture IIIMissy Dizick - Moonless Night


Alexander Khomsky - Paris CatsDonald Roller Wilson - Bettie was a ...Chuck Staley - Welcome to Chat NoirMartha Harding - My Garden


George Pali - Black Cat in ArtlandArne J.A. Wong - Yin and YangGeorge Pali - Orchestra at Chat Noir


Alexander Khomsky - Fortune TellerR. Valverde - El Gato Enamorado IISarena Rosenfeld - Something's FishyShray - The Cat