Entries by andytoad

Holiday with Cthulhu

Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft’s brilliance and his most charming creation Cthulhu – Here is a series of photos created with my friend Adam for the holidays. Yuletude Greetings from the Elder Things and Deep Ones!       …   …    

Bread and Puppet turns 50

Shatterer of Worlds A church-space slowly fills with multitudes of roughly shaped figures. Perhaps mythic ancient figures – golems, women of Willendorfs, pygmies, giants. Handmade beautiful grotesques.  Songs whisper forth from the shadows – found object instrument/machines whistling, klinking, whirring, rattling.  Puppets are conjured an audience is swallowed. Below are some photographs from the recent […]

Debut Showing: Ghost Lines

Coming Soon! The premiere of a new evening length piece – Ghost Lines – by my friend and collaborator Cori Olinghouse. Ghost Lines incorporates live performance and film with costume design by me! … … GHOST LINES December 12-14, 2013 Thursday-Saturday at 8:00PM Danspace Project: 131 East 10th Street (at Second Avenue) New York, NY […]

Cryptid Miscellanea

Earlier this summer I was asked by illustrator Bil Donavan to take part in a mythology themed drawing night at the Society of Illustrators.  It sounded like fun so I gathered together some of the creature costumes that I’ve created over the past few years and took them to over to the Society. Working together […]