"In the paintings where it's there—the tenderness—I work for it. I'm not afraid of it. If I could put my bleeding heart in there, I would."
"I was getting tired of hearing the complaint, "My kid could do this," and "We don’t get it. What’s modern art? Blah, blah, blah." And I wondered what would really happen if you gave people what they wanted, something they always look at."