“Lund’s Corner Jesus draws a crowd
Christ’s enigmatic gesture — he is holding his hands over his eyes — stirred many of those into what was a fairly unanimous interpretation: that Christ had to close his eyes to the world today.
“His heart is bleeding,” Sampaio said. “Things are so bad that he cannot take it anymore. He can’t bear to see what’s going on.”
“New Bedford artist who painted Jesus identified
Carvalho painted the image on paper and glued it to the wall with a biodegradable wheat paste, so the painting will gradually fade away. The transience of the work is a keystone of the medium, which he calls “street art.”
(Via Art Fag City)