"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
"Helen of Troy...frequently, she's depicted as this dumb blonde because she was like a much hated person. At the same time, an image of great fascination because of her incredible beauty, and the power that she obviously wielded."
Watch the related video, Eleanor Antin: "Helen's Odyssey"