"Beauty is just kind of an accident. Beauty is just a happenstance. Beauty is the remainders of being a painter."
"A part of my work that interests me most and that I’ve come to understand more in recent years is that it’s very important for me to really use this body as a barometer of a certain kind of knowledge— to take the personal risk of exposing my own body in a certain kind of way."
-Carrie Mae Weems