The Economics of Suffering

Holy Dismemberment

8’ (h) x 4’ (w), gouache on paper, 2005.

Linda Sibio
May 10, 2022
1 min read

Financial rape and the toxic dump of economics makes us full of despair. We endure pain such as a fractured back, broken or herniated discs. We get arthritis, our organs deteriorate and we are sad and desperate. As a result of foreclosure, eviction, and loss of income, our body deteriorates at a faster pace. The person in the painting has removed her bodily organs and has put them on altars, like a ritual to her. Her plan is to replace the organs in her body so she can start over and make a new beginning.

8’ (h) x 4’ (w), gouache on paper, 2005.

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