Our eyes can be markers of certain systemic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes, thereby serving as indicators of our internal health. This painting reflects the varied colors of the human iris in an attempt to capture this remarkable ability of the human eye to act as a portal of both the external and internal worlds.
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Bio: Sanjana Sundara Raj Sreenath is a medical student at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – El Paso. She is interested in graphical illustrations and narrative medicine.