“Fungi from Yuggoth”

Client: Mark Shireman
Role: Illustration

Inspired by the cosmic horror tales of H.P. Lovecraft and his “Cthulhu Mythos,” this image is part of a series I called “Mythos by Moonlight.” It depicts the fungoid alien race known as the Mi-Go, who reside on the planet Pluto – which they call Yuggoth – and who offer select humans the chance to travel among the stars, but only able to do so as a brain in a jar…