Kingsway Camp TB Hospital
Kingsway Camp T.B. Hospital | Oil on Board | 2001 | 4'h x 2'l
This is from a series of paintings I did about a woman named Meera I met at a TB Hospital in India. The conditions of the hospital were horrible and I found this poor woman left alone at the end of a hospital ward with no one to care for her. We ended up taking her to the rehabilitations center at Sewa Ashram, where I was working. Her health condition was already too far gone and she ended up dying. I painting this series of paintings when I returned home as a way of telling her story in the short time that I was able to know her.