Natalie Andrew

Placebo Nocebo

Nocebo Placebo I. Natalie Andrew 2011. 5” x 5”. Satin bookbinding paper, mystic crystal gem beads (believed to augment crystal resonances), amethyst gem beads (believed to relieve pain), garnet gem beads (believed to heal blood disorders), tourmaline gem beads (believed to aid healing), thread.

Source data: Colloca L, Lopiano L, Lanotte M, Benedetti F. Overt versus covert treatment for pain, anxiety, and Parkinson’s disease. Lancet Neurol. 2004;3(11):679–684.