It seems that 2012 is the year that Holi makes it to the masses. the Festival of colour. I’ve seen some spectacular images in the past few months.
Take businessmen on their way to work in full suit and tie in a Bay Street area Spontaneous break out into celebration. In the celebrations of Holi as I rudely understand the strictness of social norms is lowered. So business guys in suits become childlike and joyful as they cover each other in colored powder.
The piece would play on several themes but center around the stereotypical dropping of the serious conservative business facade as well as making an obvious nod to the increasing economic power of India