"For us, the idea of having a work that has contradictions is very important—when, in affirming something, it includes itself and attacks itself. How can you put together all of these things that have nothing to do with each other? You use glue! Glue can be an idea, a word. You can use an ideological glue."
"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"