96cm x 49cm
Stoneware with oxides
Photo: Eric Richmond
May Ayres, Artist. Sculpture, Drawings and Wall murals. All images © May Ayres 2012 site by www.artcraftweb.co.uk
This was made in response to the murder of two children in Soham, 2002.
The tabloid-led media frenzy whipping up hatred against Maxine Carr, who was not actually a party to the murders, reminded me of lynch mobs down the ages, driven into a mindless lust for vengeance and destruction.