"Beauty is just kind of an accident. Beauty is just a happenstance. Beauty is the remainders of being a painter."
"Unland was about the impossibility of inhabiting a land, the impossibility of belonging and developing a life. As human beings, we all aspire to happiness. So it’s that impossibility to which the title of that piece was referring. The title of the orphan’s tunic is actually from Celan. I was interviewing children who had witnessed the killing of their parents."