"In the paintings where it's there—the tenderness—I work for it. I'm not afraid of it. If I could put my bleeding heart in there, I would."
"I don’t know what the future holds for this kind of work. Things always go in waves and cycles. At one point people were talking about a return to straight photography. But maybe this is the end of it already and we’ve moved on to something else that I don’t even know about. I’m very optimistic for this type of photography and the joy and satisfaction it has given me, I’m constantly being surprised by what I see, what I learn, and- once in a while- by a great picture."
- An-My Lê