45 Southside is a gallery based on Plymouth's Barbican specialising in ceramics, glass and metalwork from Devon and Cornwall
Jane Price – Kyash the Parrot – Kachina Spirit Bird
Jane’s take on traditional spirit birds who possess supernatural powers influencing the vicarious world of the Hopi Indians of New Mexico. Kyash the parrot is bringing summer growth and the increase of parrots (!), directional guardian and a symbol of fertility. He is wrapped in a colourfull, dyed and painted, embroidered silk cloth and stands 29 cm tall.