"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."
"There are many events happening every day, especially when you are living in a country like Colombia where catastrophe seems like one single unending event and one catastrophe erases a previous catastrophe, and so on. I think it is important to open this space of suspended time where you can think, where you can reflect on something that happened to one individual."