These monsters and freaky animals originally lived as tires long time ago, but after their adventurous lives none of them were thrown away. An artist named Yong Ho Ji has turned them into incredible, disturbing sculptures of monsters, creatures and other assorted animals. Check out some of his best works!

Wild Dog 1, 2007

Bull Man 1, 2007

Shark 4, 2007

For. Horse 1 and For. Horse 2 (Dragons), 2007

Jackal Man 1, 2007

Bull Head 3, 2007

Lion Woman 1, 2007

Jaguar 3, 2008

Deer Head 6, 2009

Mink 1, 2009

Buffalo Head, 2009

Ram Head 11, 2010

This Artist Turns Old Tires Into Dark, Disturbing Nightmare Monsters 

This Artist Turns Old Tires Into Dark, Disturbing Nightmare Monsters 

Bull Man 4, 2010

Zebra head 1, 2010

This Artist Turns Old Tires Into Dark, Disturbing Nightmare Monsters 

Jaguar 9, 2011

And here's a seven-minute documentary about the artist: