This is a sculpture titled “High-Seven”, created by Sakura Hanafusa. The sculpture depicts seven cats, with their right front paws high up in the air, inviting you to high-five them. Sakura made this as her graduation project from art university in 2016. She wrote on Twitter that she not only wanted to make a piece to be looked and enjoyed; she wanted a piece that would be fun interacting with.
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Each cat is carved individually from camphor wood and oil painted, and in an interview with Yahoo News, Hanafusa says she modeled the individual expressions of 6 of the cats after a [sic] her family cats, and 1 after a friend’s.
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(Image Credit: Sakura Hanafusa)