IMAGE: (L-R) Ariana Vaeth, Special Effects, 2021; and Day 1 Detour, 2021. Oil on panel (both). The artwork on the left shows a hand holding a cell phone with a photo of a cat emoji placed onto the head of a human figure. The artwork on the right shows a figure sitting on a toilet and hunching over to rub a cat’s belly. Photo by Joe Acri.