N’Mare, The Descent.

N'Mare, The Descent.

Mixed media with Horse’s Skull. Photographed by John Lohman.
Usually I only work with road kill and when a horse’s skull from an abattoir was gifted to me I was initially loath to use it. However during chemotherapy I decided to create this piece to combine feelings of my own descent into illness and madness, with those of my perception of the horse’s violent death. We traveled through confusion, pain and darkness, towards reconciliation and healing, together.

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About charlottejane2002

Author of 'P is for Prostitution', 'The Bloody Sacrifice' and co-editor of 'A Contemporary Western Book of the Dead' which are all published by Mandrake of Oxford. Italian publisher Roberto Migliussi has recently released 'The Sky is a Gateway, Not a Ceiling', a book of Charlotte's collected essays printed alongside images of his own art work. Charlotte is also an artist who creates spiritually directed art works from road kill and found objects. She has had her written work printed in anthologies and various magazines and on line publications and has given presentations at many events and institutions including Edinburgh University and Brooklyn's 'Museum of Morbid Anatomy'. Her art work has been exhibited widely including at London's Chelsea Gallery and The Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institute, and is soon to be shown in New York.
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One Response to N’Mare, The Descent.

  1. An amazing piece made all the more so by this explanation

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