Featured Pain Art: “The Crucifixion of Living with Fibromyalgia”

Featured Pain Art: “The Crucifixion of Living with Fibromyalgia”

PE.SanjurjoThis art work represents the physical and emotional crucifixion of patients with fibromyalgia.

It displays the pain and suffering of the patients, as well as the individuals who mock them due to the lack of acceptance that the condition is real.

It expresses hope of rebirth and transition to a better life.

“The Crucifixion of Living with Fibromyalgia”
acrylic on canvas
20 inches long x 16 inches wide

This art a courtesy of PainExhibit.org, an online educational, visual arts exhibit from artists with chronic pain who use art to express some facet of the pain experience.

The Pain Exhibit’s mission is to educate healthcare providers and the public about chronic pain through art, and to give voice to the many who suffer in silence.

Authored by: Marie Sanjurjo