"Art making is a form of alchemy, in a way, because you are trying…to make gold from nothing. When it works very well is when you manage to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary."
"It was much harder than using myself because when I use myself I can play, so that every single picture is completely different. I’m never really sure when I’ve experimented with other people as models. I’m frustrated at trying to capture on film something that I can’t even articulate because I don’t really know what it is I am looking for until I see it."