"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."
"My work is strongly visual. I’m not a conceptual artist who is only interested in the idea. It’s really rooted in the visual. That’s where I get excited. But I have a great need for structure in a conceptual thread- perhaps throughout the works in a project- almost like a matrix more than a structure. Things build on one another in an installation. There’s a basic matrix that they fit within and it’s not something I draw up. It’s a schema- another word might be ‘theme'."
- Fred Wilson