"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."
"The curator for this exhibition really wanted to bring in a piece called ‘Iceberg (r11i01)’, but it didn’t fit. And so I said, well let’s create a new work, let’s do ‘Iceberg (r11i01)’ recumbent. We’ll just tip it over. It’s perfect! It’s already about crumpling up utopian modernity, taking a Buckminster Fuller geodesic dome and crushing it in your hands and throwing it in the wastebasket and saying, ‘Oh my gosh, what have I done?’, retrieving it and never being able to get it back to its proper shape. And so why not tumble it up? Why not?"
- Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle