"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
"0009 Conic surface of revolution with constant negative curvature" (2004)
"I don’t know whether these carry emotions for mathematicians, but as an artist I project my own vision onto these mathematical, purely abstract forms. You know, we want to see things the way we want to- so this is the beginning of the art here, and we can shape how we want to see."
- Hiroshi Sugimoto