Strayones is a sculptural street artist from New York City who creates life size steel wire animals that organically interact with the urban environment.

Why a stray cat?

So many people are astray in the world today, having to overcome obstacles and turmoil--from people scavenging through ruined cities, to the every day struggle of inner city life. I thought the perfect symbol to represent this was a stray cat. And not just stray cats, strays in general... from raccoons, to pigeons, to people riding the subway.