A multimedia project created through ARNA Art and Nature international artist in residence program at the Avian Kingdom in Harlösa - one of Sweden's premier bird sites.
Thank you to the many local Harlösa residents who contributed and assisted with The Lost Swans & The Avian Kingdom project.
Special thanks to Kerstin Jakobsen & Arnold Hagström (who also provided the beautiful image of the blackbird) & Ingela Jarlsson (for local historical stories), music improvised by Swedish composer Mats Edén & Ingemar D Kristansen for his photo of the white deer
Story, artwork & animation by Anna Glynn Music by Mats Edén
Video, photographs & sound by Anna Glynn & Peter Dalmazzo
"Once upon a time there were two swans - white like vanilla ice cream.
They were looking for a home... a safe place to idly rest and preen their vanilla ice cream feathers and to have long quiet swan conversations with each other..."