Formed in unison with the PEACOCK also an exploration of pride or egoism,
vanity is a slightly different angle again.(below) - by Maiia
This piece began with an Icarus theme, an ancient Greek tale of a boy who wouldn't listen to his fathers advice and flew too close to the sun, his wings melted and he fell in the sea.
It's all green blue violet of the higher chakras in the peacock piece but the red, orange
yellow fire energies light the path, dismiss shadow and warm and inspire us.
The top corner reminded me of the Olympic torch which ran along the Cairns Esplanade, with a big parade and American marching bands hullaballoo for the Sydney Olympics.
Yothu Yindi were on stage and Cathy Freeman lighting the Olympic Beacon