Mini Mari

"Flash Company"

group exhibition hanky show at Cecil Sharp House, Camden, London, curated by Matthew Cowan 30/04/09 - 28/06/09

Mat was the artist in residence at Cecil Sharp House, the home of the English Folk Dance and Song Society. His brief for contributions to the Flash Company exhibition was that all works should be based on a white handkerchief. Thinking of the Welsh folk beast, the Mari Lwyd, I used the handkerchief as the Mari's sheet, therefore scaling down the beast to such a small scale that a rat skull was used for it's head.

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