"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."
"Certain works have a timeless quality. I think there are two ways to enter the eternal or to have a dialogue with the eternal. One deals with history. Connecting to human history there’s a sense of the ephemeral and ethereal, a kind of spiritual abstraction of thought."