Nine Mythological Characters: Photography From Mary Livoni

Ariadne_©_Mary_Livoni Ariadne © Mary Livoni

“I’ve always preferred mythology to history. History is truth that becomes an illusion. Mythology is an illusion that becomes reality.”

~ Jean Cocteau

Cronus_©_Mary_Livoni
Cronus © Mary Livoni
Eurydice_©_Mary_Livoni
Eurydice © Mary Livoni
Orpheus_©_Mary_Livoni
Orpheus © Mary Livoni
Pyramus_and_Thisbe_©_Mary_Livoni
Pyramus and Thisbe © Mary Livoni
Thanatos_©_Mary_Livoni
Thanatos © Mary Livoni
Thetis_©_Mary_Livoni
Thetis © Mary Livoni
Hades_©_Mary_Livoni
Hades © Mary Livoni

 


Mary Livoni is an artist living and working in Chicago. For more of her work check out her Esthetic Lens page, her Instagram feed, or her website.