ANN SHAW


I work with mud, water and gravity to create mythological bestiary based on ancient folklore. Cracked Earth

Kracken
Legendary sea monster from Norse mythology.

Tikoloshe
Zulu mythology- diminutive, hairy humanoid with magical powers.

Celtic Kiwi

Nian
Chinese -body of a bull and head of a lion, ferocious.

Bogeyman
Mythical creature used to frighten children into good behaviour.

Grendel
Beast from Denmark mentioned in Beowulf who had been terrorising and threatening the entire kingdom. Mentioned in Beowulf Old English heroic epic poem set in Scandinaiva dated 8th century- 11th century.