"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."
"Each one of us does have handwriting. You know, we have a way of making marks and that’s not uninteresting. I don’t think my person is what’s interesting about my work, but what I make of my person, how I think of my person and manage my person in relationship to the culture we share, is of interest, because we all have to do that."
- Jessica Stockholder